Aalborg is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Aalborg one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Aalborg is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Aalborg or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Aalborg. Explore the historical monuments of Aalborg with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Aalborg guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Aalborg page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Aalborg landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Aalborg.
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9000 Aalborg, Denmark
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The Street is very famous in Denmark and is rightly so, given the amount of entertainment options it provides. Sitting as the longest lane of restaurants and shops in Aalborg, not to mention the entire Denmark, Virgin Anne’s Street is a popular point among both natives and tourists who come here to shop their heart out, eat and have fun. Deem...
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Osteragade 9, 9000 Aalborg
Built in the year 1624, Jens Bang’s Stenhus is an historical landmark and the most photographed tourist attraction of Aalborg. Although one is not allowed inside the premises of the building, the architecture and the beauty of the building can be admired from outside. The Stenhus is well known for its gables and sculpted auricular window deco...
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Slotspladsen 4, 9000 Aalborg
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Utzon Center was designed by the world renowned JornUtzon and his son Kim Utzon. This was the last work of Jorn before he passed away in 2008. The Utzon Center houses two exhibition halls, the Spidsgatter Hall, a workshop for the Architecture and Design students from Aalborg University, the Utzon Library, The Utzon Archives, The Obel Auditorium and the Utzon Cafe & Restaurant.
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Kong Christians Alle 50, DK-9000 Aalborg
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The museum building along with the displays within are every architecture’s, art student’s and art enthusiast’s dream come true! The museum building was constructedbetween 1968-1972 by Finnish architects Elissa and Alvar Aalto and Danish architect Jean-Jacques Baruel. Spread across 65, 000 sq. ft...
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Slotspladsen 1, 9000 Aalborg
08:00 am - 09:00 pm
Built by King Christian the 3rd during the period of 1539 to 1555, the structure was initially constructed to be used as a fortress. However, it did not prove to be fruitful, so the deemed fortress was turned into an administrative office. The local government body still uses the buildingsas an office. Public access to the buildings is denied, howe...
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Algade 48, 9000 Aalborg
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Aalborg Historical Museum is a part of the NordjyllandsHistoriske Museum (The Historical Museum of Northern Jutland). The museum depicts the history of Aalborg and its neighboring area for the last 1000 years. Permanent exhibition includes a collection of locally produced silverware and glass items. A special attraction is the Aalborgstuen from...
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Algade 40, 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
Built in the early 1000, and having faced fires and war attacks, the church and its faith have stood the test of time. Having gone through lots of renovations and refurnishing, the current church boasts of magnificent interiors. Right from the paneling to the statues and murals to the chandeliers, lamps, stained glass and bells and clarion, everything is splendid.
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Near Salling department store, Algade 19, 9000 Aalborg
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Franciscan Monastery Museum is an underground site and can be entered via a lift by the ‘Salling’ department store. It is located where, after an archaeological expedition, ruins and remains of a medieval monastery were discovered. You can view the cellars and foundations of the monastery and browse through an exhibition that gives an insight into life in medieval Aalborg.