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Moesgaard Museum

Moesgaard Alle 15, Aarhus 8270, Denmark
+45 87 39 40 00
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Fantastic architecture and amazing exhibition

Moesgaard Museum is right in the middle of nature. It's an huge place, but build into the landscape... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Risskov, Denmark
The best Exhibition on Stone Age ever!

We loved the museum. A lot of interactive imformation and the Stone Age exhibition was truly... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jane J
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The new Moesgaard Museum MOMU offers visitors a cultural-historical experience of international format with archeological and ethnographic exhibitions. In addition, temporary exhibitions display the World's most outstanding cultural heritage. At Moesgaard Museum MOMU, visitors come face-to-face with the people behind the displayed artefacts through set designs and dramatized narratives. The exhibitions are based on most recent research and technology.
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Moesgaard Alle 15, Aarhus 8270, Denmark
+45 87 39 40 00
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Reviewed yesterday

Moesgaard Museum is right in the middle of nature. It's an huge place, but build into the landscape in the most magical way. The roof is huge, slanted and covered with grass and the view from the top is amazing. The permenant exhibition is excellent...More

Thank birgitteespersen
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We loved the museum. A lot of interactive imformation and the Stone Age exhibition was truly impressive, particularly the VR building of megalith graves. But I mustn't forget the introductionary two first stops. The best introduction to the Stone Age I have ever experienced. I...More

Thank Jane J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We've just visited the museum for the first time since the new building opened and what a treat! Beautiful building with some very well thought out exhibits, really caught your interest and imagination. We had lunch in the cafe which was very good! I'd recommend...More

Thank Kris B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had coffee and snacks here on a visit. The cafe space is really relaxing. Beautiful Arne Jacobsen chairs and black tables. We were all delighted by the food and drink. Fab architecture (especially if you like concrete, which I do!).

Thank StezzaWazza
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We arrived from a Aarhus by bicycle, planning to return early in afternoon to visit the Aros. It was quite busy in the Moesgaard Museum, because of school holidays I guess. There is so much to see, all of it displayed and explained in such...More

Thank Wajo
Reviewed 6 days ago

It sounded good in the reviews and the contents appealed to us (Bog Man, Viking History, anthropology) but it was so much better than we expected. Easy to get to on the no 18 bus from the city - buy your 20 DKK ticket from...More

Thank HafodBlueMountains
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a surprise! A lovely museum in the countryside where there will be something for everyone. I had always considered the Bronze Age vaguely interesting, they invented bronze, but much more than that I had not discovered in a museum. OK, I avoided those ancient...More

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best museum ever! Visited with a friend of mine and we both agreed, that this is the best museum we have ever visited.

Thank Matúš M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This completely refurbished museum in a setting that will take your breath away was awarded international recognition for its architechtural housing. Efforts to display modern interpretations of Life in the Bronze Age and Viking era are largely succesful. There is also a significant collection of...More

Thank JensRL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We started out by watching the film "Rejsen", which depicts the 7 basic terms in any human's life - no matter where you live: Birth, Love, Faith, Fear, Loss, Rationality and Death. A 20 minute long film - combined with a limited exhibition covering all...More

Thank Charlotte D
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Craig F
17 October 2015|
Response from Lene T | Property representative |
Dear Craig Moesgaard Museumsshop currently sell one type of viking shield at the price of DKK 135. Unfortunately, I do not have a photo of it, but if you visit our museum during your stay, you can see it in the... More
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27 April 2015|
Response from Lene T | Property representative |
Dear MCatan1221 City bus 18 Mejlby/Elev – Moesgård goes to Moesgaard Museum from Downtown Aarhus (from Park Allé near the city hall and the train station) three- four times per hour on weekdays,and twice an hour on the... More
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