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Moesgaard Museum

Moesgaard Alle 15, Aarhus 8270, Denmark
+45 87 39 40 00
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Outstanding!

The 'new' Moesgaard Museum is a 'must see' if you are in Aarhus. The Museum has been there for a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris C
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Townsville, Australia
The meaning of life

The title sounds grand. Moesgaard presents its case and goes close. The Journey is a stunning... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael B
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Melbourne, Australia
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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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  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Moesgaard Alle 15, Aarhus 8270, Denmark
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+45 87 39 40 00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 'new' Moesgaard Museum is a 'must see' if you are in Aarhus. The Museum has been there for a long time but quite recently moved into a spectacular new building that literally cascades down a hill. The curation here is outstanding - not just...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The title sounds grand. Moesgaard presents its case and goes close. The Journey is a stunning non-verbal 21 minute video that starts your visit. This is the most impressive museum I have visited in the world. Technology, interaction, presentation, quality exhibits. This museum has it...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just the architecture of the building is worth exploring. The exhibits of the history of humans in Denmark are well executed. This is a very large museum so you need breaks. We took the local bus there. There is under development just out side the...More

Thank walkingWakefieldUk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent interactive museum for those who love anthropology. Current special exhibit called The Journey is worth the trip. Cinematic story telling of life journey. Reinforces our similarities across the world.

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stunning museum that so many other museums around the world can learn from. They don't just display artefacts - they create an atmosphere with music, lighting and superb interactivity. Fantastic location, inspiring and you can spend as much time outside as you can inside!

Thank braceyerselfrodney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is beautifully located in a great modern building being a natural part of the landscape. It presents the history of humans and their migrations. The exhibition focuses on Scandinavian population showing as well its connection to the world

Thank Wanda W. W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum was really worth visiting. Wonderful exhibits and plenty of space. And much bigger than it seems, so here you should have a good space of time. Good food and drink in the cafe at the entrance.

Thank unsern
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazing experience suitable for all ages. The museum has an abundance in high tech as well as hands-on and highly interesting exhibits surrounding the evolution of mankind. The museum has Denmark's famously well-preserved Moesgaard man on display and I definitely recommend you take a...More

1  Thank Isabel F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Make no mistake about it: this is somewhere you should visit if you're in the area. But parts of it left a bad taste in the mouth. It starts with a film about the universal human experiences that was very thought-provoking, but which actually, when...More

1  Thank JustinSteed71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic museum on the evolution of man. Extremely well organized with lots of interactive exhibits. The architecture of the museum is in itself a work of art!

1  Thank Eric M
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Craig F
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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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MCatan1221
27 April 2015|
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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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