The City Library is situated in idyllic surroundings by a small lake just opposite the medieval church in the northern end of the main street.
At the library, you can:
- Use the public library services for free
- Borrow books, magazines, films, music or video games. The library of fers a selection of books in several languages. You can also down load music via www.bibzoom.dk.
- Access national collections in a variety of languages via bibliotek.dk, order books and pick them up at your local library
- Access 1700 newspapers from 70 countries online via LibraryPress
- Display or read a small selection of local and international papers
- Enjoy temporary exhibitions, lectures, concerts, documentaries and children’s theatre.
- Ask your librarian for an update on cultural and leisure activities in your municipality
- Enjoy refreshments in the café
- Use computers connected to the internet or just find a peaceful place to read and work
Stadsbiblioteket i Lyngby, (The Lyngby City Library)
Lyngby Hovedgade 28
2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Telephone: 4597 3700
Monday - Friday 10am – 7pm
Saturday 10am – 3pm
October - March: Sunday 11am - 3pm
Kinopalæet: is a modern movie theatre with a café and 11 screens. Klampenborgvej 215 A, Kgs. Lyngby
Templet (The Temple): is a dynamic music venue in the middle of Lyngby. It presents quality concerts which support the local music scene. Jernbanevej 16, Kgs. Lyngby.
The Bellevue Theatre: is located by Klampenborg Station overlooking the Øresund. Many international shows and musicals are performed here. Strandvejen 451, Klampenborg.
The open air theatre in Ulvedalene (the Wolves’ Valleys) in Dyrehaven: has performances every second or third year presented by the Royal Danish Theatre.
Bakken: amusement park in Dyrehaven has more rides than any other amusement park in Scandinavia. Dyrehavevej 62, Klampenborg.
Sophienholm: The former Country House at Sophienholm now houses different art exhibitions and presents summer entertainment in the park. It overlooks the Bagsværd Lake and is situated in a beautiful park. It is a perfect venue for a picnic. Nybrovej 401, Kgs. Lyngby.
Arts and crafts: Numerous artists have settled in Lyngby-Taarbæk, and consequently you find impressive exhibitions – large and small – around the municipality. Lyngby Kunstforening (Art Society) has exhibitions on a regular basis in the show room at Jernbanepladsen 22, Kgs. Lyngby.
Frilandsmuseet (Open Air Museum): This is one of the largest and oldest open-air museums in the world. Located in Virum, it is spread across 86 acres of land and it houses more than 50 farms, mills and houses from the period 1650-1950. During the summer, the museum presents a variety of events such as theatre, craft fairs, dance and music performances. Kongevejen 100, Kgs. Lyngby.
Brede Værk (Brede Works): In what was once Denmark’s biggest textile factory in the 1800s, new technology has now been used to tell the story of working life at the cloth mill, the growth of industrial society and the welfare state. I.C. Modewegsvej, Kgs. Lyngby.
Frieboeshvile: At the municipal museum in the northern part of Lyngby, you can experience interiors of a summer villa from 1756/1800 or perhaps let the children explore General Frieboes garden. The exhibitions tell the history of Lyngby-Taarbæk from the Stone Age until modern times.
Lyngby Hovedgade 2, Kgs Lyngby.
Lyngby Loppetorv (Flea Market): Almost every Sunday from May to October, there is a big flea market in the parking area on Kanalvej behind Lyngby Storcenter. There are more than 100 stands, mainly private individuals selling fine things. It is considered tobe one of the best in Zealand. There are also many other local flea markets in the summertime.
KultuNaut: Visit the website Kultunaut and find out more about theatre, exhibitions, music and other cultural events in Lyngby-Taarbæk and Copenhagen