Best Things To Do in Aarhus, Denmark

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Top Aarhus Activities And Tours

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Aarhus, Denmark

Must see places in Aarhus ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Aarhus and point of interests to visit.

  1. The Old Town

    # 1 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 542 times in trip plans
    The Old Town

    Tags: Historical Site, Old Town, Specialty Museum

    Address: Viborgvej 2, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The world’s first open air museum (since 1914) has another distinction: it’s one of the only ones to recreate a town rather than a village. About 25 antique buildings, a number of pretty p...Read more

  2. The Womens Museum

    # 2 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 375 times in trip plans
    The Womens Museum

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: Domkirkepladsen 5, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    One of the women’s museums in the world – this place showcases the development, evolution and impact of Danish women on the history of the country. The first of the two expansive permanent...Read more

  3. Aros Aarhus Kunstmuesum

    # 3 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 323 times in trip plans
    Aros Aarhus Kunstmuesum

    Tags: Art Museum, Art Gallery, Architecture

    Address: Aros Alle 2, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Someone put a lot of thought into building this museum and it paid off big time. The construct is massive – ten stories tall, 17000 square metres – one of the largest art museums in Europe...Read more

  4. Occupation Museum

    # 4 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 354 times in trip plans
    Occupation Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Mathilde Fibigers Have 2, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The Germans occupied Denmark from 1940-1945. During this period of suppression, military terror and civil rights abuses, the Danish population rallied itself with many inspiring acts against their opp...Read more

  5. Moesgaard Museum

    # 5 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 248 times in trip plans
    Moesgaard Museum

    Tags: Museum, Architecture

    Address: Moesgard Alle 20, DK-8270 Hojbjerg, Denmark

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The museum is arresting enough at first sight – it looks like it’s growing straight out of the ground, much like Aladdin’s Cave… and like that cave, it contains terrific treas...Read more

  6. Aarhus Domkirke

    # 6 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 366 times in trip plans
    Aarhus Domkirke

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Store Torv 1 8000 Aarhus, Denmark

    Timings: 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The original form of the Aarhus Cathedral was started in the 1190’s and finished a little more than a hundred years later in Romanesque style. It burnt down though, along with most of the town. ...Read more

  7. Marselisborg Palace And Memorial Park

    # 7 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 284 times in trip plans
    Marselisborg Palace And Memorial Park

    Tags: Park, Monument, Palace, Sculpture

    Address: Kongevejen 100, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    How often is a royal couple gifted a palace of their very own on the occasion of their marriage by the people they rule? But that’s just what the Municipality of Aarhus did. The Royal Family con...Read more

  8. Aarhus Theatre

    # 8 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 388 times in trip plans
    Aarhus Theatre

    Tags: Entertainment, Theatre

    Address: Teatergaden, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark

    Talk about the largest provincial theatre in the town and the Aarhus Theatre would top the list. But this was not the theatre the past generations of Aarhus had visited. Prior to the 19th century, the...Read more

  9. Gammel Estrup Manor

    # 9 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 167 times in trip plans
    Gammel Estrup Manor

    Tags: Museum, Garden

    Address: Randersvej 4, 8963 Auning, Denmark

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    For 600 years, this startlingly red manor was ruled by a single noble family. Today, it’s a dual purpose museum – showcasing generic Danish manor life on one hand, what with its big kitche...Read more

  10. Aarhus Botanical Garden

    # 10 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 251 times in trip plans
    Aarhus Botanical Garden

    Tags: Botanical Garden, Picnic Spot

    Address: Midtbyen, Aarhus, Denmark

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    In 1873, the gardens were established as an experimental growing ground for various plants and trees. Over the years, different areas were developed into exhibits for specific flora. In the Tropical h...Read more

  11. Clausholm Castle

    # 11 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 111 times in trip plans
    Clausholm Castle

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Clausholmvej 308, 8370 Hadsten, Denmark

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The original building that stood on these grounds was in such a sorry state that when the Danish Prime Minister decided he wanted to live here, he had the whole place torn down and had the building yo...Read more

  12. The Frederiksbjerg Quarter

    # 12 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus
    The Frederiksbjerg Quarter

    Address: Frederiksbjerg Kvarteret. 8000 Aarhus

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Gourmet delights, world class shopping for connoisseurs, lots of boutique delis and exclusive eateries.

  13. Seng Of Kaffe

    # 13 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus
    Seng Of Kaffe

    Address: Thorsøvej 87, 8882 Fårvang, Denmark Phone:+45 42 40 80 50

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Cozy and welcoming, your home away from home. 15 bedrooms, the owners speak 9 languages between them. +45 42 40 80 50

  14. Bridgewater

    # 14 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus
    Bridgewater

    Address: ÅBOULEVARDEN 22, 8000 Århus. Phone: 86182001.

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Bustling sports bar, party atmosphere all the time. Good vibe, beer is more expensive on weekends.

  15. Ceres Park And Arena

    # 15 of 550 Things To Do in Aarhus | Added 54 times in trip plans
    Ceres Park And Arena

    Tags: Stadium

    Address: Aarhus, Denmark

    Aarhus Idrætspark or popularly known as the Ceres Park is an all-in-one stadium with an arena that caters all types of sports facility. The very location of this sports complex in the pristine f...Read more

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  • Fregatten Jylland

    Strandvejen 4

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Rosenholm Slot

    Rosenholmvej 119

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Kalø Slotsruin

    Molsvej 31

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Steno Museet

    C. F. Møllers Alle 2

    Museums
  • Ole Rømer Observatoriet

    Observatorievejen 1

    Landmarks Museums
  • Kvindemuseet i Danmark

    Domkirkepladsen 5

    Museums
  • Naturhistorisk Museum

    Wilhelm Meyers Allé 210

    Museums Landmarks
  • Kvindemuseet

    Domkirkepladsen 5

    Museums
  • Antikmuseet

    Victor Albecks Vej 0

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  • Marselisborg Centrets Oplysningskreds

    P.P.Ørums Gade 11

    Amusement Parks
  • Badeanstalten Spanien

    Spanien 1

    Landmarks Amusement Parks
  • Dagcentret Ved Skt.Annæ Gade Skole

    Skt.Anna Gade 40

    Amusement Parks
  • Tivoli Friheden

    Skovbrynet 5

    Amusement Parks Restaurants Landmarks
  • K/S Øer Maritime Badeland

    Jens Baggesens Vej 88F

    Amusement Parks Restaurants
  • Trøjborg Beboerforening

    Tordenskjoldsgade 31

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  • Café Under Masken

    Bispegade 3

    Bars Restaurants
  • Slap af

    Studsgade 8

    Restaurants Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Bars
  • Castenskiold - Mad & Natklub

    Åboulevarden 32

    Restaurants Bars
  • Bro Cafeen

    Frederiks Allé 61 A

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Restaurants Bars
  • Kurt's Mor, Bodega

    Fredens Torv 7

    Bars Restaurants
  • Agners Bodega

    Viggo Stuckenbergs Vej 13

    Restaurants Bars
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  • Royal Scandinavian Casino

    Store Torv 4

    Casinos and Gaming Landmarks
  • Spil O Rama ApS

    Sønder Alle 28 B, st

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Dch Skanderborg

    Teglgraven 2-6 Stilling

    Dog Parks
  • Dch Hinnerup

    Rylevej 50

    Dog Parks
  • HundeSkoven Galten / Skovby

    Dog Parks
  • Solbjerg Hundeskov

    Dog Parks
  • Trige Hundeskov

    Dog Parks
  • Skanderborg Hundeskov

    Dog Parks
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  • Aarhus Beach Arena

    Holmstrupgårdsvej 18

    Beaches
  • Følle strand

    Beaches
  • Skødshoved Strand

    Beaches
  • Ebeltoft Strand

    Beaches
  • Hou Strand

    Beaches
  • Ebeltoft Vig

    Beaches
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  • Marselis Løbet

    Observatoriestien 1. V/Cykelbanen

    Hiking
  • Caminoen

    Hiking
  • Audi Challenge Aarhus Halvmarathon

    Hiking
  • Rosenholm Skov

    Hiking
  • Vestereng

    Hiking
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  • Peter Foersom

    Jens Baggesens Vej 66

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Fisker Arne Johansen

    Rønne Alle 14

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Fisker Kurt Birk Nielsen

    Lindhøjvej 10

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Fisker Lars Mølgård Kristensen

    Mellemtoften 6

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Keld Voldgaard Rasmussen

    Kystvejen 275

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Fisker Christian Timmermann Andersen

    Gartnerhaven 27

    Hunting and Fishing
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  • Århus Klatreklub

    Dortesvej 43

    Rock Climbing
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