(or Forum København
) in Frederiksberg
in Central Copenhagen
, is a large, rentable faire building, which hosts a large variety of concerts, markets and exhibitions, among other things. The venue can hold 10,000 people.
It was built in 1926, to host a car exhibition and it was last renovated from 1996-1997. Built over two stories, there is a combined exhibition floor area of 5,000 m² and a separate restaurant holding up to 250 seated guests. The Metro
lies adjacent to the building.
An annual six-day bicycle race
was originally held here.
During World War II
, the Danish Resistance Movement Holger Danske
destroyed the hall in an act of sabotage.Van Halen
were scheduled to perform during their III Tour
on June 7, 1998, but the show was cancelled.KISS
were scheduled to perform during their Psycho Circus Tour
on March 1, 1999, but the show was cancelled.
In 2009 the Heavy Metal band Metallica
held 5 sold-out concerts the 20, 22, 23, 27 and 28. of July as a part of their World Magnetic Tour
<gallery>File:Flemming Jensen BogForum Forum Copenhagen.JPG|Flemming Jensen
at the annual Danish book fair