The Franciscan Monastery Museum

Go 3 m. under the surface of one of the busiest shopping streets in Aalborg and find the Franciscan (Gråbrødre) Monastery Museum. By using the elevator outside department store Salling entrance at Algade, you see the well-preserved medieval ruins of the Franciscan monastery in Aalborg. Experience the walled cellar and foundations of the old monastery chapel.

The Franciscan Monastery was established in Aalborg around year 1250. In the Monastery, finds and displays tell the visitors about the excavation of the monastery and about the life at the monastery in medieval Aalborg. 

You can order a guided tour at Nordjyllands Historical Museum, at 99 31 74 00. Special events can also be arranged in the Franciscan Monastery.

The Franciscan Monastery has varying opening hours during the summer - see more on their website

Read more about the Franciscan Monastery in Aalborg... 

Opening hours
01/11/2013 - 31/03/2014 Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00
01/04/2014 - 31/10/2014 Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

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Algade 19
9000 Aalborg

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+45 99317400

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+45 98161131

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    • Himmerland
    • Nørre Sundby
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    • Læring 4
    • Rolig 2
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    Longtitude : 9.921539
    Latitude : 57.04698