Famous Museums in Aalborg

The museums in Aalborg give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Aalborg with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Aalborg. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Aalborg.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Aalborg.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Aalborg:

  1. Lindholm Hoje Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum, Educational Site

    The Lindholm Hoje Museum is a part of the NordjyllandsHistoriske Museum (The Historical Museum of Northern Jutland). In the Lindholm Hoje Museum, you will find exhibitions about the Vikings and how they used to live. Relics can be found around Limfjord. Outside the museum, stone circles indicate the burial grounds.
  2. Springeren Maritime Experience Centre

    Tags: Museum

    Opened in the year 1992, the Springeren Marine Experience Centre welcomes visitors for who are game for exiting stories of the Danish maritime life and a journey on-board a submarine.
  3. Utzon Centre

    Tags: Art And Culture, Library, Museum, Cafe

    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.
  4. Aalborg Historical Museum

    Tags: History Museum, Historical Site

    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 1602. It has one of the most well-preserved ci...Read more
  5. The Franciscan Monastery Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Museum, Architecture

    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.
  6. Aalborg Defense And Garrison Museum

    Tags: Museum, Military Museum, Educational Site

    Situated within a historically significant hanger, the Aalborg Defense and Garrison Museum was opened for the public in the year 2002. The museum covers all the components of the Danish defense system. Department vise, one can explore the Army, Home Guard, Police, Light weapons, Civil Defense, Airforce and many more.
  7. Kunsten Museum Of Modern Art Aalborg

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Sculpture

    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., the museum housesaround 1,500 art objects, r...Read more