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Museums in the Coastal Land

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Forget about dusty exhibits and boring museum experiences. In the Coastal Land you find a varied selection of museum where communication, learning and entertainment go hand in hand.

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The Prison Museum
Photo: Museum Horsens
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The Prison Museum

At the Prison Museum in the old Horsens State Penitentiary, you can experience what it was like to be either imprisoned or employed in the prison system throughout the years. The museum has won awards...

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The Industrial Museum (Industrimuseet)
Photo: David Jervidal
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The Industrial Museum (Industrimuseet)

The amazing story about how the industrialization shaped our society and the way we live. It is for everyone and you can experience all of life’s stages. You have stepped back in time and now it is ea...

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Horsens Art Museum
Photo: Jesper Rais
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Horsens Art Museum

With its impressive collection of contemporary Danish art by the greatest contemporary artists, Horsens Art Museum will undoubtedly be a great experience – regardless of whether you love art or the wo...

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Odder Museum
Photo: Dennis Plougmann
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Odder Museum

Odder Museum is situated right in the centre of Odder in a lovely green area close to the high street of Odder. The area is a great cultural environment with the historical Odder Water and Steam Mill....

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 Juelsminde Harbour Museum (Havnemuseum)
Photo: David Jervidal
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Juelsminde Harbour Museum (Havnemuseum)

Experience the history of the development of the maritime harbour town of Juelsminde from a small fishing village to a ferry town to having one of Denmark’s most popular and atmospheric marinas today....

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Horsens Museum
Photo: Jesper Rais
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Horsens Museum

Be captivated by the exciting local history in this museum of cultural history. Gain knowledge about Horsens through three centuries and explore the countless archaeological discoveries and learn more...

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Denmark’s Ferguson Museum
Photo: Danmarks Ferguson Museum
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Denmark’s Ferguson Museum

Experience the world’s largest collection of Ferguson tractors in idyllic rural surroundings. Take your family to learn more about the historic old tractor at the museum exhibition before heading into...

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Thunø Museum
Photo: Christian Kristensen
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Thunø Museum

At the small Thunø Museum you can get an insight into the history of the island with artifacts detailing the life on the island the past centuries.

Also open by appointment to groups.

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Tremhøj Museum
Photo: Kystlandet: VisitHorsens
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Tremhøj Museum

Tremhøj Museum offers unique, local landscape archeology. 

Tremhøj Museum provides information and knowledge about ancient history by Horsens fjord, especially containing to landscape archeology at T...

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Uldum Mill Museum (Uldum Mølle)
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Uldum Mill Museum (Uldum Mølle)

See, feel and sense the living cultural history in a beautiful old mill from 1895. See for yourself how the flour was produced and learn more about the noble craftmanship that has characterised the ar...

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Unique collection of millions of years old fossils

See some of the world's oldest fossils in a private collection.

Dinosaurs, pre-mammoth elephants and fulgurite, a fossilised lightning, are just some of the unique discoveries you can experience at F...

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Odder Town Archives (Lokalhistoriske Arkiv)

The object of the archives for local history, is to collect, preserve and pass on historical material which enables to illustrate the region's history, the population, businesses, associations and eve...

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Town Archives in Horsens
Photo: Horsens Byarkiv
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Town Archives in Horsens

The town archives are the historical memory of Horsens and the surrounding area.
The town archives collect documents and photos which are available to the public. Copies of the parish registers for the...

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