The Museum at Adelgade Skanderborg

The museum is beautifully situated in the old town of Skanderborg, near "Slotsbanken" and with a garden that goes all the way down to Lillesø, where you can enjoy lunch and the beautiful scenery.

The museum and its immediate surroundings give visitors a glimpse into the city, the castle and the area's unique history. The museum focus on the whole family, and for them gain knowledge and experience of a museum visit here.

There is a free admission to the museum garden, where you will find tables and benches during the summer. In the hall you will find a museum shop and a small self-service café. The museum is housed in a building, where the oldest parts date from 1700-century.

The permanent exhibitions show the city and the region's history with themes up to 1940.


Children under 18 years: Free

Adults: DKK 30

Students with valid student ID: DKK 20

Groups of min. 10 pers. pers: DKK 20

Member of museum associations *: Free

ICOM Museum Card (valid year): Free

Students w / teacher for teaching purposes: Free

Kindergartens w / educators: Free

Outside openinghours:

Opening Fee: DKK 700 + entry

Tour of the exhibits at the Museum of Adelgade: DKK 700 + entry

Students w / teacher for teaching purposes: Free

Orders for guided tours: DKK 700.00 + entry

Guided tours pr. person: (opportunities for group discount) DKK 30

The museum on Adelgade” is a department of Skanderborg Museum. Skanderborg Museum is responsible for the collected history of culture in Skanderborg and the areas around. Skanderborg Museum consists of 5 museums and 6 archives. The administration is situated on Adelgade 5, 8660 Skanderborg.

Opening hours

01/06/2017 - 31/08/2017 Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
01/09/2017 - 31/05/2018 Tuesday - Sunday 13:00 - 16:00
14/10/2017 - 22/10/2017 Monday - Friday 10:00 - 16:00
14/10/2017 - 22/10/2017 Saturday, Sunday 13:00 - 16:00

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Adelgade 5
8660 Skanderborg


+45 86522499


+45 86521198


  • Classification

    • Easy access
  • Facilities

    • Restaurant/Cafe
    • Coach park
    • Museum shop/News stand
    • Possibility for active participation
    • Activities for children
    • Packed lunch permitted
  • Subjects of the collections

    • Cultural history



Longitude : 9.934594
Latitude : 56.029281