Moesgaard Museum

Experience the diversity of man

Moesgaard Museum in Aarhus is one of the most important cultural history museums in Denmark. The museum is situated in beautiful surroundings close to forest and beach and offers a unique experience for visitors of all ages.

© Mosegaard Museum and Simon Christensen; Photo/media department Moesgaard

Moesgaard Museum is known for its impressive collection of archaeological finds and cultural-historical objects spanning a period of more than 10,000 years. The museum has an impressive exhibition of prehistoric objects from Denmark and all over the world, including tools and weapons, jewelry and ceramics, skeletons and grave goods.

One of the most popular exhibits at Moesgaard Museum is the Mosenman, a well-preserved prehistoric bog found in a bog in Jutland. The bog man is an important testimony to the way of life and death of prehistoric man and has become the subject of much research and speculation.

©Mosegaard Museum

Moesgaard Museum a number of other activities and offers. The museum has an impressive architectural structure designed to give visitors a sense of being part of the landscape surrounding the museum. There is also an impressive restaurant where you can enjoy delicious food with a fantastic view of the forest and the bay.

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Moesgård Allé 15
Højbjerg 8270 DK
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Monday Closed Tuesday 09.00 - 17.00 Wednesday 09.00 - 21.00 Thursday 09.00 - 17.00 Friday 09.00 - 17.00 Saturday 09.00 - 21.00 Sunday 09.00 - 17.00