At a Glance
Why are the Danes considered the “happiest people on Earth?” Find out as you get an insider’s look into the culture and people of Denmark during this live, online learning adventure! With local experts, trace Danish heritage from the time of the Vikings to modern day, and learn how Danish democracy and mutual trust contribute to the country’s overall “happiness.” Explore the home of the Danish Parliament and Supreme Court during a virtual field trip to Christiansborg Palace and enjoy an online exploration of the harbor and canals of Copenhagen. Meet a Danish family who will offer a look into daily life in Denmark, and learn about the Danish philosophy of hygge. Get to know your fellow Road Scholars as you trace Danish culture from its Golden Age to modern day, and take in lectures on Nordic Noir, Danish architecture, gastronomy and more.