Frederiksberg is a quiet and very pleasant part of Copenhagen with many green retreats and excellent cultural offers. Frederiksberg is also renowned for shopping, which many tourists in the area benefit greatly from. Besides the main shopping streets Gammel Kongevej, Godthåbsvej and Falkoner Allé, the shopping mall Frederiksberg Centret is also very popular
There are a number of parks and green retreats in Frederiksberg, most notable of which the romantic English-style Frederiksberg Park close to the Frederiksberg Palace. The Copenhagen Zoo is also located in Frederiksberg.
The theater Betty Nansen is located in Frederiksberg, as well as Det Ny Teater, which is located on the border between Frederiksberg and Vesterbro.