Indelukket in Silkeborg at the Gudenaa river, Denmark.

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Top choice in Central Jutland

Don’t miss a stroll through this picturesque riverside park – follow Åhavevej south to reach it. There’s a snack bar here, as well as mini-golf, a playground, a marina and an open-air stage. If you’re on foot, it’s the desired route to get to Museum Jorn, the camping ground and points further south.

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1. Museum Jorn

0.13 MILES

This wonderful art space contains some striking pieces. It displays many of the works of native son Asger Jorn and other modern artists, including Max…

2. Aqua

0.45 MILES

Aqua, 2km south of the town centre, is an entertaining aquarium, zoo and exhibition centre built into several outdoor lakes. It explores the ecosystems of…

3. Museum Silkeborg


Here you can check out the amazingly well-preserved body of the 2400-year-old Tollund Man, the central (albeit leathery) star in an otherwise smart but…

4. KunstCentret Silkeborg Bad

1.43 MILES

This former spa dates from 1883 and is now a beautiful, modern art space, with permanent works and changing exhibitions of art, sculpture, ceramics,…

7. Viborg Domkirke

20.9 MILES

The striking, twin-towered cathedral is equally impressive inside and out, with frescoes, painted over five years (1908–13) by artist Joakim Skovgaard,…

8. Skovgaard Museet

20.9 MILES

Just outside the cathedral, this museum highlights further work of cathedral artist Joakim Skovgaard, among other works by his family and his…