Old Town Museum stands in Arhus, Denmark, and opened in 1914. Known as Den Gamle By, this town contains 75 buildings from throughout Denmark's history. Buildings from 1550 throughout the 19th Century have been brought into this open air museum. Most of the buildings are accessible to visitors, containing either exhibits or period-specific decor.
More than 400,000 people visit Den Gamle By each year. Some buildings are populated by period actors that make the town feel living. Without a doubt, the museum provides a unique experience not found in many other places. A rich and detailed history is contained within this living, breathing town.Places nearby:
Aalborg Zoo: Features Popular Exotic Animals 99 km / 61 mi
Kronborg Castle: Shakespeare's Elsinore 151 km / 94 mi
Copenhagen Zoo: The Oldest In Europe 155 km / 96 mi
Tivoli Gardens: Denmark's Playground 157 km / 97 mi
Gothenburg Botanical Garden: Get Amazed by Plant Species From Around the World 200 km / 124 mi