Herlev

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Herlev is a suburb about 9 km northwest of Copenhagen city center. It is the site of the municipal council of Herlev Municipality, Denmark.

Sports[edit]

Herlev is the hometown of Vancouver Canuck Jannik Hansen.

Herlev is known for its hockey team - The Herlev Hornets.

Attractions[edit]

Herlev Hospital is 120 m in height. It is famous for being Denmark's tallest building, and the fifth tallest hospital in the world. Its modern, functional architecture in bright concrete, glass and bronze-colored aluminum gives a unique impression. Construction began in 1965 and the hospital was finished in 1975. It was opened in 1976.

Also, Herlev has several small, independent museums placed around the city.

Transport[edit]

Herlev station serves the central part of Herlev municipality. Local buses from the bus terminal outside the train station provide connections to remoter areas of the municipality.

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Coordinates: 55°43′52″N 12°25′26″E / 55.731°N 12.424°E / 55.731; 12.424