Tornby Gl. Købmandsgaard

200-year-old maritime and general store with furnishings from 1860.

The shop smells of freshly ground coffee, salted fish, salami, rope and camomile soap.

Purchase specialities of the region, and see what it was like to do business over the counter before the world discovered stress - and plastic.

In the barn, there is a great exhibition about a stranding near Skallerup in the year 1790.

The Old Smitthy with open workshop every Tuesday, shows how the work used to be done by former smiths.

All year you can find changing exhibitions in Mette's coffee room. You can also buy coffee and homemade.

At the museum there is a fascinating museum shop, Café and fine parking facilities.

Packed lunch can be enjoyed in the open.

Handicap friendly museum, and free entrance.

Mette’s coffee rooms and schnapps bar:
02.01-03.02 closed.
04.02-01.04. Saturdays and Sundays only 13.30-17.00
02.04-21.12: Daily 13.00-17.00

The Old Smitthy:
With open workshop every Tuesday 9.00 - 12.00.

Opening hours

03/01/2017 - 31/03/2017 Monday - Sunday 12:30 - 17:00
01/04/2017 - 22/12/2017 Saturday, Sunday 12:30 - 17:00
03/04/2017 - 22/12/2017 Monday - Friday 11:00 - 17:00

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Hirtshals Turistbureau/Feriehusudlejning



Hovedvejen 61, Tornby Gl. Købmandsgaard
9850 Hirtshals


+45 98977166


+45 98977199


  • Facilities

    • Restaurant/Cafe
    • Museum shop/News stand
    • Coach park
  • Subjects of the collections

    • Crafts
    • Cultural history
  • Type

    • Local History
    • Historical museum

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Longitude : 9.9436399999
Latitude : 57.539554