Roskilde Cathedral is located right in the center of the historic town of Roskilde.
Roskilde was once the capital of Denmark and is a must-see for anyone with an interest in royal history, architecture and Vikings. With its picturesque location by the fjord and its rich historical heritage, Roskilde is a perfect day trip from Copenhagen.
To get here from Copenhagen is only 25 minutes by train. By train: almost all trains heading West stops at Roskilde and you can find your train on publictransport.dk! Transportation is free with a Copenhagen Card.
Visit also the Viking Ship Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Museum for rock and youth culture Ragnarock in Roskilde. Find other attractions, the best local restaurants and where to sleep near the Cathedral at Visit Roskilde.