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Hans Christian Andersen Museum

Bangs Boder 29, Odense 5000, Denmark
+45 65 51 46 01
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Nice place to visit, the whole city is the museum

Super cool concept visiting with a kid, you visit the whole city with great attractions for kids! I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Aurélie C
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
via mobile
We learnt more about his interesting life

Visit this museum if you want to know more about the man, not to learn more about his stories. We... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Michelle B
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
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“his life” (52 reviews)
“childhood home” (22 reviews)
“gift shop” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Bangs Boder 29, Odense 5000, Denmark
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+45 65 51 46 01
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Super cool concept visiting with a kid, you visit the whole city with great attractions for kids! I highly recommend this place!

Thank Aurélie C
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visit this museum if you want to know more about the man, not to learn more about his stories. We loved the insight it gave us to this marvellous man.

Thank Michelle B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived with 2 grandparents, 5 parents, 3 children, 1 teenager and a Mom to be. There is a children’s program to collect stamps which was disorganized and parts were closed and we wasted a lot looking for exhibits that were closed. There were 3...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The HCA museum that we visited was located in rooms attached to the theatre just a short distance from the HCA house. We learned from the material exhibited that funding is in now place to build a new purpose built centre nearby in the foreseeable...More

Thank Graham D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is very well organised both for adults and children. Even if you don't remember HC Andersens fairy tales, this is the moment to brush off the dust from your memories. The staff in the museum is very kind and polite all speaking fluent...More

Thank Roberto M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The house and its surroundings are lovely. It is a great place to see and experience. Everything is very small built and the streets are gobble stone in the older area. Right across the H.C.Andersen House is a nice Danish gift shop. It is well...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So if like I was you're confused about whether there's actually a museum or not to visit, there is but it's a small one over two floors going over HC Andersen's life. When you go to the ticket office you get a wristband for 110...More

Thank WhoAteAllTheNames
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not much here really. You can learn just as much by reading wiki. You can see some if HCAs old clothes, some actual writings, some poems, a mock-up of his study etc.

Thank Joel D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled to Odense to visit the various Hans Christian Andersen locations, buying a ticket for all 3 HC Andersen museums. All was well at his house and birth place. But at the museum it was a different story. Albeit the actual museum was interesting...More

Thank crazysquares
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Reviewed June 2, 2018

This is one of the museums you can get in the 5 for 1 H. C. Andersen museums so if you have chosen this it's worth a visit otherwise not.

Thank Nicholas N
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travelbugsfromnz
April 3, 2018|
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At least part of this museum is closed due to renovation and expansion of the exhibition.
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December 23, 2017|
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Response from Anders H | Reviewed this property |
The Windsor Hotel could certainly be a recommendable choise :-)
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November 24, 2016|
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Response from OmarKhayyam | Reviewed this property |
We took a detour to view the museum and surprisingly it was closed for hours (without notice). We were two of about 15 tourists who also came by to visit the museum in the few minutes we were there and all were disappointed... More
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