The Hans Christian Andersen Museum

The fairy tale writer's birthplace is situated in the old precinct. The Hans Christian Andersen Museum opened in 1908 as a museum of the poet's life and work, making it one of the oldest poet museums.

The exhibitions will take you back to the time Hans Christian Andersen's works originated from. You are presented with the man Hans Christian Andersen, his distinctive appearance and his mind. The poet's creative range is shown through his drawings and art.

The museum contains all modern facilities and you can explore Hans Christian Andersen's universe, leaf through his books via PC and hear his tales at the many listening posts.

The museum shop has a comprehensive selection of books in several languages about and by Hans Christian Andersen.

Please note that opening hours may differ during holidays, visit website.

Short film about Hans Christian Andersen's Museum on Vimeo

Opening hours
02/01/2016 - 26/06/2016 Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
27/06/2016 - 28/08/2016 Monday - Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
29/08/2016 - 30/12/2016 Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
Admission
Adults
95.00 DKK
Children (under 18)
Free

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Contact

Address

Bangs Boder 29
5000 Odense C

Phone

+45 65514601

Fax

+45 65908600

Facilities

  • Classification

    • Saint Hannes Cross
  • Discount

    • Odense Oplevelsespas
  • Facilities

    • Restaurant/Cafe
    • Coach park
    • Service Dogs allowed
    • Museum shop/News stand
  • Subjects of the collections

    • Cultural history
  • Type

    • Historical museum

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  • Coordinates

    Longitude : 10.390362947
    Latitude : 55.39824174

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