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History of Odense

The historians at Odense City Museums work with the history of Odense since the 16th century.

On this site you can learn more about kings and churches of the Middle Ages, railways and industry of the 19th century and about the modern urban history of Odense in the 20th century.

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Coins and Medals

Odense City Museums own one of the largest collections of coins and medals in Denmark. Read about our collection here

Historical research

In the History Unit research covers a wide field.

Recently research is being done on topics like industrial culture, modern urban development and Scandinavian descendants in the United States Today.

Learn more about our research here.



Life of the City


Odense City Museums
Overgade 48
DK-5000 Odense C
Tel +45 6551 4601
CVR: 39156040
EAN: 5790002433825


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