Kulturhavn Gilleleje “The Harbour of Culture” – the new haunt of the North Coast – is buzzing with life
Come and visit Gilleleje Cinema, the café/restaurant Bolværket and Gilleleje Library as well as the Mezzanine, Kulturbroen “the Culture Bridge” and the Gallery. All facilities are accessible for wheelchair users, of course. Free Wi-Fi is available everywhere in Kulturhavn Gilleleje.
Opening Hours: Every day from 7 to 22. Café/restaurant Bolværket opens at 11.
Address: Peter Fjelstrups Vej 12, 3250 Gilleleje.
The cinema includes two modern cinemas showing films every day from Monday to Sunday. Check out the current programme or buy tickets at www.gillelejebio.dk. Sweets, popcorn and a variety of soft drinks, etc. may be brought along to the film, if bought at the ticket-counter or at the eating-place Bolværket. A loop system is available in both the cinemas.
Bolværket – the free-and-easy eating place of Kulturhavnen
Inspired by the Danish and Italian cuisine, we offer well-prepared food made from fresh produce. From a large wood stove we serve gourmet pizzas with thin and crispy wholegrain bottoms, fresh mozzarella cheese and choice of fillings in Roman tradition. If your preference is a cup of Italian coffee and a piece of cake, that is also available.
Music and exhibitions
Look out for our specially organised events, which include live music both indoors and out on Kulturbroen. You can book or buy tickets for the scheduled events on www.gillelejebio.dk. In Galleriet “the Gallery” you will find a variety of art exhibitions arranged by professionals with a thorough knowledge of art and exhibitions.
Gilleleje Library and tourist bureau
All guests are welcome to use the library when visiting Gilleleje. Danish newspapers and periodicals are available and you also have access to different databases from our PC’s, e.g. Pressreader with online access to more than 2.000 newspapers from 100 different countries.
From July 1 to August 31you’ll find the tourist bureau next to the library on the ground floor. It is open 10-16 Monday to Friday. In July it’s also open 10-14 on Saturdays.
Volunteers for culture
All activities at Gilleleje Kulturhavn and Gilleleje cinema are organised and run by more than 200 local and enthusiastic volunteers.
Behind Kulturhavn Gilleleje
- is the foundation ”Fonden Kulturhavn Gilleleje”. This foundation was established by Gilleleje Brugsforening (Coop) with the purpose of promoting and developing a wide range of cultural activities in Gilleleje. The building “Kulturhavn Gilleleje” was built by Gilleleje Brugsforening and designed by the architect firm Skovhus Arkitekter A/S. Kulturhavnen opened in December 2016.
Don’t forget to use your parking disc between 8.00 and 18.00
There is free parking, for up to 2 hours, on the parking lot outside Kulturhavn Gilleleje on weekdays. However, you may obtain a special permit allowing you to visit Kulturhavnen for 3 hours. This permit may be obtained at the cinema ticket counter or at Café/restaurant Bolværket.
Please download our tourist brochure