Welcom to Aarhus
When do we
On the spot in front of Aarhus Main Station, Banegårdspladsen 1, 8000 Aarhus
Duration: 2 hours
1100 – 1300
1400 – 1600
It is also a sight worthy of a seeing, full of exciting and diverse life. Here you will find alternative life and culture, with diverse cafes.
Vor Frue kirke
The oldest church on the site, crypt below the Church of Our Lady, is the oldest part of the church that was built around 1060. It is the oldest preserved stone church in the North, also called Viking Church. Along with the church is also a former Dominican monastery.
Here is the prospect of Arne Jacobsen’s town hall and several other of the city’s distinctive buildings. This is also where one of the old city gates were, where farmers’ goods were taxed on the way into town.
Spring water basin forms every summer setting for one of the more special Aarhus traditions. Here you can also see the beginning of the large-scale new main street project was canceled. But as yet has been of great importance for how Aarhus center looks today.
In 2011 inaugurated the museum’s landmark Your rainbow panorama of the Danish / Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson, providing stunning views of the city in rainbow colors. In addition, a piece of installation art so heavy that the building had to be reinforced with many tons of steel to carry the weight.
Mødested på pletten for Aarhus Banegård,
Banegårdspladsen 1, 8000 Aarhus