A vibrant mix of youthful energy and a living history is what makes Aarhus a city with an energetic beat. In Aarhus, when we say that everything is within walking distance, we really do mean within walking distance.
The ARoS Aarhus Art Museum exhibits ground-breaking works from some of the world’s most progressive artists. Den Gamle By – The Old Town Museum is a unique and world class attraction, and at Moesgaard Museum, visitors are sure to get an exceptional museum experience second to none. In the beautiful Marselisborg forest, the amusement park Tivoli Friheden offers hours and hours of fun and excitement.
Not only does the city offer world class museums. Aarhus has also been selected Scandinavia’s number one city for shopping. From any part of town, one of the numerous harbours, beaches, and forests can be reached within a 15 minute bike ride. Aarhus is Denmark’s second largest city and has the highest concentration of students in the country, which is reflected in the characteristic atmosphere and youthful energy you will find in the city.
So enjoy a quiet moment at one of the city’s many cafés, take a stroll round the Latin Quarter, and go explore the city that has it all!
Aarhus Municipality is part of European Capital of Culture Aarhus 2017.
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