Museumsgården is one of Denmark's best-preserved farmsteads, its thatched buildings remaining much as they were a century ago, inside and out. Most fascinating are the early mechanical milking sheds and the very spartan sleeping quarters.

Keen volunteers talk visitors through the historical context of farming as it changed in the 19th century, with tours at 2pm, and some days at 11am too. On summer Thursdays there are practical demonstrations. Turn off the Møns Klint road between Keldby and the golf course.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Møn attractions

1. Keldby Kirke


Some of Denmark’s most memorable frescoes are splashed across the walls and ceiling of Keldby’s 13th-century brick church. The oldest (1275) yet most…

2. Elmelunde Kirke

2.65 MILES

Elmelunde church originally dates back to the 1080s, but what makes it special are the painted ceiling vaults that, like the whitewashed stepped tower,…

3. Mølleporten

2.73 MILES

In the 1430s, Stege was ringed to the east by a moat and city wall pierced by three gatehouses. Built in layered brick and stone, Mølleporten (Mill Gate)…

4. Møns Museum

2.73 MILES

Put on the headphones and let the audio guide (English, German or Danish) weave themed historical tales from Stone Age life to local 'smells' that give…

5. Stege Kirke

2.83 MILES

Stege's central feature, this 13th-century brick church is most notable for endearingly naive aspects of the 14th- and 15th-century frescoes in red and…

6. Liza's Gallery

2.84 MILES

Liza Krügermeier's bright, striking art, along with works in similar styles by other artists, is displayed in one of central Stege's most beautiful half…

7. Middelalder Have

2.85 MILES

Directly west of Stege Kirke, the churchyard's small orchard garden has been planted with a labelled selection of medieval herb and food plants. Seeds are…

8. Thorsvang

3.15 MILES

Fastidiously detailed and highly atmospheric, this delightful collectors' museum nostalgically recreates 30 mid-20th-century shops and workshops,…