Experiences for children in Central Jutland 2024

Central Jutland offers all kinds of experiences and activities for the whole family, and here we have made a list of experiences for children in Central Jutland. 

In this guide you will find a lot of tips and recommendations for experiences that are particularly interesting when the family has to experience Central Jutland. 

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Zoo for the whole family 

Explore Ree Park

Explore Ree Park in Ebeltoft, which is an animal park that operates on the basis of the animals' conditions and premises. Get an insight into the lives of the wild animals in the park's four different areas, which are divided according to the corners of the world. You can go on safari, ride a train or take part in the park's many activities - so you won't get bored.

Free experience 

Woodland Artland

Well hidden away in a West Jutland forest, you will find this gem, which consists of an art museum without walls and in the open air. The mousse acts as a surreal between trees and the over 80 different art installations, and can be described as a hybrid between an art gallery and a nature playground.

Get a guide to Skovsnogen Artland. 

Attraction with a focus on movement

Visit WOW PARK Skjern

Take the family to WOW PARK Skjern and experience a day full of adventure! Here, both children and adults can explore wooden playhouses, slide down slides and cross suspension bridges. The park offers fun activities both in the trees and on the ground, ideal for all ages from 2 to 102 years. When hunger strikes, you can visit the cozy forest cafe or grill your own food.

Troll hunting in nature 

Find Strong Storm

Did you know that one of the rather popular trolls by Thomas Dambo is hiding in Silkeborg? Explore the area by Ørnsø, and see if you are lucky enough to meet Stærke Storm on your way - at least he is not moving just yet. 

Art experience in nature  

Experience the Infinite Bridge

The popular excursion destination and artwork The Infinite Bridge is located by Varna and Ballehage Strand south of Aarhus. There are plenty of opportunities for activities at the artwork - you can pull on your swimwear and jump in the water, enjoy the view of the sea, the forest and the beach or stroll around and around in the eternal circle. 

Get a guide to The Infinite Bridge below. 

©Randers Rainforest 

Main attraction for children

Take a walk in Randers Rainforest

In Randers Rainforest you can for a short moment step into the tropical jungle and experience free-living monkeys, iguanas and sloths - and you do not have to go further than Randers in Central Jutland. The tropical experience is complete with the warm climate, vines hanging from the ceiling, large waterfalls and amazing plants that you will not find at home in the backyard. 

It is a full day excursion to visit the tropical paradise in Randers - So pack the packed lunch or enjoy a meal in the Rainforest Café.

Denmark's shark center 

Explore the Kattegat Center

The Kattegat Center in Grenaa offers a wealth of experiences both inside and out - and the brave souls can experience the center from below the water surface. You can meet Denmark's only sand tiger shark, row in a kayak on the Arctic Ocean or admire the cute seals in the Kattegat Center - With over 200 different species of animals, there is plenty to experience. 

See our top 100 of most visited tourist attractions in Denmark - and find out where the Kattegat Center is located on this. 

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Experience center for the whole family 


Naturkraft is a magnificent experience center and nature park for the whole family. The park is located in Ringkøbing, and it is open all year round. Look forward to wild nature experiences both outside and inside - You get the opportunity to observe, explore and understand the wild forces of nature. 

Get a guide for your next visit to the experience center Naturkraft. 

The capital of Central Jutland 

Take a trip to Aarhus

Experience Denmark's second largest city, Aarhus, and get a big city experience that you won't soon forget. The city offers gastronomy, architecture and attractions of the highest quality – and invites you to unique and memorable experiences. 

Make your way past Aarhus and explore the many experiences that the city has to offer. Remember to pack the good hiking shoes, because you will want to experience it all. 

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Main attraction for the whole family 

Visit Djurs Sommerland

Whether you are away alone or have the children under your arm, Djurs Sommerland is the ultimate experience if you want a fun experience that whispers in your stomach. 

Djurs Sommerland is the Nordic region's largest summer country, and offers 9 theme countries, Denmark's largest slides and one huge water park with as many as 60 different rides for the whole family. 

Pack a good picnic basket or go exploring in the many different restaurants located in Sommerlandet. 


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