Being young at heart means that the city can offer you a wide spectrum of cultural experiences, from nightlife, cultural events and shopping to the best restaurants in the region. Aarhus is also home to popular festivals, such as Food Festival, SPOT Festival and NorthSide Music Festival.
ARos and Aarhus' diverse museums
Visit the distinctive art museum, ARoS, to see groundbreaking works from some of the world’s most progressive artists. At Moesgaard Museum, you can witness artefacts from the earliest period of the Viking Age. Den Gamle By - The Old Town Museum is a unique, international attraction which you can walk around with your whole family.
Visit the home of the Danish Royal Family!
You can visit the summer residence of HM The Queen in Aarhus. Marselisborg Palace is a stunning royal landmark built at the start of the 1900s. When The Queen is in residence, the changing of the guards takes place every day at noon. When The Queen is in residence at one of her other Danish castles, you can visit Marselisborg Palace's beautiful rose gardens.
Scandinavian shopping in Aarhus
Frequently named as the number one shopping destination in Scandinavia, Aarhus has the biggest international brands and Scandinavian shops and designers waiting to be discovered. So pack your shopping bags and take a little piece of Denmark home with you.