Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Aarhus

Aarhus 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 Aarhus one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Aarhus 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 Aarhus 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 Aarhus. Explore the historical monuments of Aarhus with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Aarhus guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Aarhus page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Aarhus with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. The Old Town

    #1 of 4 Historical Places in Aarhus
    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. Aarhus Domkirke

    #2 of 4 Historical Places in Aarhus
    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

  3. Marselisborg Palace And Memorial Park

    #3 of 4 Historical Places in Aarhus
    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

  4. Clausholm Castle

    #4 of 4 Historical Places in Aarhus
    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

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Top Tours for Historical Places in Aarhus

  • Historical Walking Tour in Aarhus
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    Duration: 2 Hrs

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