Welcome to Odense City Museums

For almost 150 years Odense City Museums has been collecting, researching and presenting the art and cultural history of Odense and Funen.

Our mission is to preserve our cultural heritage, to provide access to our cultural heritage, to tell the story of the past that lies behind the present, and to put space, time, things and thoughts into perspective.



Five paper cuts by Hans Christian Andersen were today donated  to The Hans Christian Andersen Collections.

One of the largest excavations ever in a medieval town in Denmark, the excavation at Thomas B. Thriges Gade in Odense has featured a number of interesting finds, everything from the finest of jewelry to stuffed latrines ...

- A village from the time of Hans Christian Andersen

Visit the museum dedicated to the famous composer Carl Nielsen

Large parts of the Museum's Hans Christian Andersen collections have been digitalized.


Visit Møntergården and the new exhibition about Funen throughout the ages.

Looking for that special something?



Odense City Museums
Overgade 48
DK-5000 Odense C
Tel +45 6551 4601
CVR: 35209115
EAN: 5798006611522


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