Den Gamle By and its collection

Den Gamle By

Den Gamle By is an open-air town museum in Aarhus that is focused on illustrating Danish town culture. The museum consists of 75 historical buildings collected from 20 settlements from all over Denmark. The town with its buildings as a whole is the main attraction but most buildings can also be visited. The rooms inside many of the buildings are decorated in their original style and some feature temporary exhibitions with a specific theme.

ENThe Old Town

History & Anthropology  History & Anthropology Open air

Den Gamle By
Viborgvej 2
8000 Aarhus

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Opening hours

January 2 - February 8: 10am - 3pm
February 9 - March 31: 10am - 4pm
April 1 - June 28: 10am - 5pm
June 29 - September 8: 10am - 6pm
September 9 - November 22: 10am - 5pm
November 23 - December 31: 10am - 5pm


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Viborgvej 2, Aarhus

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