Top Historical Places in Odense, Denmark

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

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Let's witness the history of Odense with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Odense Cathedral

    # 1 of 8 Historical Places in Odense | Added 262 times in trip plans
    Odense Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Klosterbakken 2, 5000 Odense, Denmark

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

    The King after which this cathedral is named, Canute, was a very troublesome figure during his lifetime…. At least the nobles he ruled thought so. Eventually, he was heated enough that amidst m...Read more

  2. Brandts Art, Museum Of Photography And Media Museum

    # 2 of 8 Historical Places in Odense | Added 161 times in trip plans
    Brandts Art, Museum Of Photography And Media Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, History Museum

    Address: Brandts Passage 37, 5000 Odense, Denmark

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

    Having three separate institutes in one location was more a matter of convenience. The idea was to maintain presentation integrity but also operational independence each institure organises its own ex...Read more

  3. Viking Museum Ladby

    # 3 of 8 Historical Places in Odense | Added 81 times in trip plans
    Viking Museum Ladby

    Tags: Historical Site

    Address: Vikingevej 123, Odense 5300, Denmark

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Pay a visit to the only existing Viking ship in the world, still situated in the burial mount as it was placed thousand years back. Step into the mount to see the 1000 year old Ladby ship. This Ladby ...Read more

  4. St. Canute's Cathedral

    # 4 of 8 Historical Places in Odense | Added 148 times in trip plans
    St. Canute's Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Historical Site, Cathedral

    Address: Klosterbakken 2, 5000 Odense C, Denmark

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

    It is a 14th century old Gothic cathedral, reflecting the city’s wealth and lifestyle during medieval age. The primary attraction of the church is the chilly crypt, a least visible staircase on ...Read more

  5. Montergarden

    # 5 of 8 Historical Places in Odense | Added 147 times in trip plans
    Montergarden

    Tags: Historical Site, Exhibition

    Address: Overgade 48, 5000 Odense C, Denmark

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Does history attracts you? If your answer is yes, a visit to Montergarden can be considered. Housed in a Renaissance style building, the museum has collections belonging to the ancient history of Fune...Read more

  6. Odense Town Hall

    # 6 of 8 Historical Places in Odense | Added 156 times in trip plans
    Odense Town Hall

    Tags: Hall

    Address: Vestergade 2, 5000 Odense C

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    This town hall is located beside the oldest Town Hall of Odense. The striking feature of this New Town Hall is the architectural design. The design has the influence of both Italian and Gothic style...Read more

  7. Odense Bunkermuseum

    # 7 of 8 Historical Places in Odense | Added 82 times in trip plans
    Odense Bunkermuseum

    Tags: War Memorial, Specialty Museum

    Address: Kragsbjergvej 99, 5230 Odense M, Denmark

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    One of the favorite places or history buffs is the Odense Bunker Museum. It is 450kvm large nuclear secure central command post. It was used as bunker by the mayor where he and the infrastructure peop...Read more

  8. Egeskov Castle

    # 8 of 8 Historical Places in Odense | Added 345 times in trip plans
    Egeskov Castle

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Architecture , Heritage Building

    Address: Egeskov Gade 18, 5772 Kværndrup, Denmark

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Just do a Google image search first; from every angle, this place looks straight out of a fairy-tale. It has been standing for 460 years as of 2014 aE an unassuming if enchanting building that was act...Read more

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