The Aalborg Historical Museum

At Aalborg Historical Museum, you will find many good experiences for the entire family. You can easily bring your children along as there is plenty of activities for them to be entertained.

Aalborg Historical Museum centers on the story of the city of Aalborg and its surroundings during the last 1000 years. A particular attraction is Aalborgstuen (the Aalborg livingroom) from 1602 - the best preserved piece of Bourgeois Renaissance interior in the country. 

Through the year there are different special exhibitions.

You will also, among many others, find an exhibition on the flourishing tobacco factory in Aalborg, and see a wide range of tobacco objects that was sold from C.W. Obel’s tobacco factory; the biggest in the country, at the time.
The varied permanent exhibition includes a large collection of locally produced silverware and glass,

Many Activities
All year around, Aalborg Historical Museum arranges many different activities, e.g. guided tours, a book fair, Mill days, beer tasting, activities for children and much more.

Aalborg Historical Museum is one of the stops at the Schnaps Route which goes around Limfjorden.

On Tuesdays, the admission for the museum is free.

During the winter holiday (week 8) and the autumn holiday (week 42), the museum is open every day.

Furthermore, the museum is closed between December 24 and 31.

Opening hours
02/01/2016 - 31/03/2016 Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00
01/04/2016 - 18/11/2016 Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
19/11/2016 - 23/12/2016 Monday - Friday09:00 - 17:00
19/11/2016 - 23/12/2016 Saturday, Sunday10:00 - 17:00

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Algade 48
9000 Aalborg


+45 99317400


+45 98161131


  • City / Area

    • Himmerland
    • Aalborg
  • Discounts

    • number of persons for group pricing (15)
  • Feel like

    • Hygge 3
    • Inside
    • Læring 4
  • General facilities

    • dogs allowed
  • Intended audience

    • Couple
    • Family with children
  • Museums, Galleries and crafts

    • arts and crafts
    • cultural history
    • glass
    • History
    • industry
    • local history
    • museum
    • museum shop
    • trade

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  • Coordinates

    Longitude : 9.917609
    Latitude : 57.048121