Famous Museums in Odense

The museums in Odense 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 Odense 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 Odense. 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 Odense.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Odense.

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

  1. Hans Christian Andersen Museum

    Museum, Park

    Odense is perhaps most famous for this globally loved children’s author. The town has expressed its pride for this favourite for over a century now, since 1908, when this museum opened. Chronicling his life from the humble start as a shoemaker’s son, the museum intersperses his story with drawings sketches and scenes from his life. Sculptures are scattered about here and there that ...Read more
  2. Danish Railway Museum

    4.6 (211 Votes)
    Danish Railway Museum

    History Museum, Specialty Museum

    In what was once an old engine shed lies one of Denmarkae™s more pride-worthy heritages ae the Danish Railway Museum. The romance of trains ae and especially as it relates to Danish History is exhibited here. Fifty locomotives and railway carriages from eras like steam and diesel, in types like luxurious and simple make for a truly intriguing visit. You can clamber in and out of the locom...Read more
  3. Brandts Art, Museum Of Photography And Media Museum

    Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, History Museum

    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 exhibits and funding. Brand Klaederfabrik is associated to the Funen Art Museum and in 2013 was merged with the Kunsthallen Brandts Museum of Photographic Art. The collections here range from Danish ...Read more
  4. The Tinderbox

    4.3 (205 Votes)
    The Tinderbox

    Children Museum, Entertainment, Games

    There’s a place of adults and there’s a place for kids. The former might want to delve into the Hans Christian Anderson museum and see where all those wonderful stories came from but give a kid a choice between that and a chance to see the characters from his or her favourite tales come to life, the shecond will win out everytime. The Tinderbox is that world an unimaginable world of...Read more
  5. Iron Age Village

    4.5 (1 Vote)
    Iron Age Village Image


    Iron Age Village has been constructed as a living museum showcasing the findings of archaeological excavations. It is a great place to have an insight of the living condition of the early men about 2,000 years before. There are houses within the village that has been constructed in an ancient style of Iron Age. Each house is equipped with tools, beds, fireplaces, and kitchen utensils. There are...Read more
  6. Odense Bunkermuseum

    4.7 (82 Votes)
    Odense Bunkermuseum

    War Memorial, Specialty Museum

    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 people could take shelter in worst cases during the Cold War. Till date the bunker is intact and has been used as museum for public visit. Lots of displays of Civil Defense Forces and the enemy from th...Read more
  7. Danmarks Jernbanemuseum

    4.6 (2 Votes)
    Dannebrogsgade 24
  8. Jernbanegade 13, 5000 Odense C, Denmark