Moesgaard Museum travel guide

Photo of Moesgaard museum is situated at Moesgaard manor in Hojbjerg, a suburb of Aarhus, Denmark. It is a museum dedicated for archeology and ethnography.
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Introduction to Moesgaard Museum

Experience the iconic Moesgaard Museum up close on your next visit to the beautiful country of Denmark. This remarkable attraction nestled in Aarhus welcomes a staggering number of 368,656 visitors every year. Moesgaard Museum is rated an average of 5 out of 5 stars in 9,502 reviews, hinting that an extraordinary experience awaits.

Moesgaard Museum was established in 1970 and ceremoniously revealed on January 1, 1970.

Make your trip to Denmark extra memorable by adding a visit to the remarkable Moesgaard Museum in your travel plans. Continue reading to discover additional information on how to explore this renowned landmark in Aarhus, Denmark.

Located in Aarhus, Denmark

Located in Aarhus Municipality, the iconic Moesgaard Museum is easy to find and can be explored during a short weekend escape in the beautiful city of Aarhus or as a stop on your countrywide road trip in Denmark.

Aarhus is a perfect holiday destination for those who crave a mix of history, culture, and modern amenities. With its distinct architecture, famous museums, and delicious culinary scene, Aarhus offers something for everyone.

Take a stroll through the charming streets and alleys to discover hidden gems and enjoy the local atmosphere. Visit the iconic landmarks and immerse yourself in the city's rich history and culture at top attractions, including the remarkable Den Gamle By, ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden, The Infinite Bridge, and Marselisborg Castle.

Whether you're looking to indulge in shopping or explore the nightlife, Aarhus has it all. Don't forget to sample the delicious cuisine, from traditional dishes to modern fusion.

Experience the best of both worlds in Aarhus - a place where the past meets the present, and you'll create unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime.

Click the travel guides below to learn more and get ready to make unforgettable memories in Denmark!

How to get to Moesgaard Museum

Moesgaard Museum is located in Aarhus, Denmark, and is easily accessible by several modes of transportation. If you are arriving by plane, Aalborg Airport is approximately 70.84 miles (113.97 km) away from Aarhus. From the airport, you can take a taxi or a shuttle to the city, where Moesgaard Museum is located.

If you’re already in Aarhus, you can take a bus, taxi or even walk to the museum. The exact address of the attraction is Moesgård Allé 15, 8270 Højbjerg, Denmark, Denmark.

You can also rent a car and drive to Moesgaard Museum. With a rental car you will enjoy freedom to explore Moesgaard Museum and other top attractions in Aarhus at your own pace.

With your travel plans in place and these guidelines in mind, you're all set for an unforgettable experience at Moesgaard Museum!

Moesgaard Museum travel plans

Colourful old cottages on a quiet street in Aarhus, Denmark.

Discover the enchanting beauty of Aarhus and top attractions like Moesgaard Museum with a perfectly planned holiday package. Our travel packages include everything you need to explore Moesgaard Museum and beyond. Whether you're looking for an adventure-filled getaway or a relaxing retreat, our holiday packages to Aarhus, Denmark, offer a variety of activities and experiences to suit all types of travelers.

Continue reading to find the best travel plans and tips for discovering this one-of-a-kind museum in Denmark.

Top Moesgaard Museum travel plans

The easiest way to plan a holiday including a visit to Moesgaard Museum is to book a holiday package.

Choose from vacations ranging from relaxing weekend getaways to exciting city breaks in Aarhus, or embark on an adventurous road trip across multiple regions in Denmark.

One of the most popular vacation packages among travelers visiting Denmark is the 7-Day Denmark Road Trip from Aalborg to Aarhus. This all-in-one vacation includes adventure-packed days with visits to famous sites in Aarhus, like Moesgaard Museum, and plenty of other bucket-list attractions in Denmark, including the famous Nordkraft, Brandvagttårnet, Vikingemuseet Lindholm Høje, Kunsten Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, and Østre Anlæg.

If you can extend your stay in Denmark for a few more days, you’re in for a treat. Experience the best week and a half of your life with the 10-Day Denmark Road Trip from Copenhagen to Aarhus, Vejle, Esbjerg, and Næstved. Your itinerary will be filled with visits to top attractions like The King's Garden, Tivoli Gardens, City Hall Square, The Round Tower, and Amalienborg, in addition to recommendations of the best activities to join along your route. You’ll return home with a camera gallery full of memories from your iconic road trip across Denmark.

Enjoy the convenience of having all accommodations, transportation, and activities taken care of before you arrive in Denmark. All you need to do is pack your bags and prepare for an unforgettable holiday in Aarhus. Discover the best package holidays to Denmark below.


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Car rental near Moesgaard Museum

View over Aarhus with Cathedral Denmark.

Discovering Denmark's captivating landscapes and the iconic Moesgaard Museum becomes a breeze with a rental car. Upon arrival, international travelers can choose from 7 reputable rental car companies near Aalborg Airport and the city of Aarhus, making transportation seamless and efficient.

Denmark's rental car companies cater to a variety of preferences, offering vehicles ranging from compact and midsize to premium, estate, and even camper vans or convertibles. To select the perfect ride, consider your itinerary and specific travel plans in Aarhus and beyond.

For budget-conscious travelers, Europcar currently boasts the most affordable rates, starting at just 22.39 EUR per day or 156.76 EUR per week. Conveniently located at Dag Hammarskjoelds Gade 2A, 9000 in Aalborg, this rental option ensures you can explore Denmark's wonders without breaking the bank.

Where to stay near Moesgaard Museum

Photo of the open air museum in Aarhus, Denmark

Wake up well-rested to a new day of exploring in Aarhus by staying at a top-rated hotel in the heart of the city. With the city's most famous attractions like the stunning Moesgaard Museum just a stone's throw away, you'll be in the perfect location to effortlessly immerse yourself in Aarhus.

Discover the best hotels for visiting Moesgaard Museum below.

Top hotels near Moesgaard Museum

Make the most of your time in Aarhus by staying close to Moesgaard Museum. Aarhus is home to top-rated hotels and places to stay for every budget, within a comfortable distance from Moesgaard Museum.

This hotel has earned a remarkable 4 out of 5 stars from 4913 guests. A stay at Hotel Atlantic starts at approximately 102 EUR per night.

With an outstanding 4 out of 5 stars from 5470 satisfied guests, this hotel is one of the best-rated stays near Moesgaard Museum. One night at this hotel costs from 115 EUR per night.

Explore all your options and find the best hotel for your trip to Aarhus below.


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Other top attractions in Aarhus

Aarhus offers a diverse range of top attractions. From museums and architectural wonders to sculptures and natural wonders, the city has something for everyone. For the ultimate sightseeing tour around Aarhus, there are a number of attractions every itinerary should include, namely Den Gamle By, ARoS Aarhus Art Museum, and Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden.

Den Gamle By is a bucket-list museum and top attraction in Aarhus, attracting numerous travelers and locals every year. As evident by its average rating of 5 out of 5 stars in 16,139 reviews, this attraction is a popular place to visit for anyone with time to spend in the city. The exact address of Den Gamle By is Viborgvej 2, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark.

Another appreciated attraction in Aarhus is ARoS Aarhus Art Museum. This is just like Den Gamle By, one of the most popular sites to visit in the city. With an impressive average rating of 4 out of 5 stars among 11,721 visitors, it’s also one of the highest rated. The exact address of this museum is Aros Allé 2, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark.

Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden is also a clear favorite among travelers seeking to experience the uniqueness of Aarhus. This park and top attraction in Aarhus has been rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 4,554 visitors. Visitors usually spend a moment at Greenhouses in the Botanical Garden creating core memories of the city. This attraction is located at the address of Møllevejen, Peter Holms Vej 10A, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark.

Check out our full list of top attractions in the city of Aarhus below.

Map of attractions in Aarhus

Your next adventure is waiting for you in city of Aarhus. Explore the map to discover all the incredible attractions you’ll visit on your vacation of a lifetime in Denmark.

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