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10 Art Experiences in North Jutland

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Release your curiosity and explore the spectacular art of North Jutland. In the museums, you will find inspiration from all kinds of beautiful works of art. Discover international exhibitions at Kunsten Museum of Modern Art in Aalborg or Vendsyssel Museum.

Go north, where you will experience the meeting of two seas and the amazing light that inspired the Skagen Painters, Michael Ancher and P.S. Krøyer. The famous paintings can be found in Skagen's Museum, right in the heart of the old artist colony. Let yourself be inspired by the many interesting exhibits you will find in the art and culture houses across North Jutland. Experience how art and history are fused at the magnificent and historical Børglum Abbey.

Explore Art in North Jutland

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Børglum Abbey

If you are visiting North Jutland and the Løkken area near the west coast, you should not miss Børglum Abbey. The well-preserved and restored abbey has a rich history that is evident in every nook and cranny of the abbey and church. 

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Dronninglund Kunstcenter
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Dronninglund Kunstcenter

Unique Art set in beautiful surroundings.

Where art, nature and architecture are united in a spectacular setting.

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Heltborg Museum / Sydthy Kunst- og Kulturcenter

In Heltborg you can examine the old agricultural implements from before the tractor, study beautiful paintings from the area and sniff smoke from the Iron Age house's campfire site.

In addition, the ...

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Kunsten Aalborg
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Kunsten - Museum of Modern Art

Kunsten, the Museum of Modern Art in Aalborg, is like a sculpture growing out of the greenery to create a beautiful frame for world-class art. Every year Kunsten welcomes countless guests to explore the collection of modern art.

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Museum for Papirkunst (paperart)

Museum for Paper Art is the only art centre in Scandinavia that focuses solely on paper: cut, folded, shaped, ripped, or carved. We invite you to experience impressive and fascinating contemporary pap...

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Thingbaek limestone mine I Museum

At Thingbaek Limestone Mines and Museum RebildCentret, you can experience Limestone, art, springs, and an exhibition about the Cold War.

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Skagens Museum
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Skagens Museum

Skagen’s Museum is an internationally reputable museum dedicated to the painters of Skagen, the artist colony with painters such as Krøyer, Anna & Michael Ancher, Tuxen and others, who settled in Skag...

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Skulpturparken i Blokhus
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The Sculpture Park in Blokhus

Experience the most amazing and exquisite sculptures made of sand, wood, and iron every year when you take a trip to idyllic Blokhus.

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Tranum Strandgård Kunst- og Kulturcenter
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Tranum Strandgård Kunst- og Kulturcenter

Tranum Strandgård Art and Culture Center has changing art exhibitions of contemporary visual art, concerts and lectures. In connection with the showroom, there are two artist residences for rent.

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Vendsyssel Museum of Art
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Vendsyssel Museum of Art

Four floors with modern Danish art and crafts.

At Vendsyssel Kunstmuseum you can experience newer Danish art and crafts associated with North Jutland.

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