Naturhistorisk Museum, Aarhus, is the second-largest natural history museum in Denmark, with millions of animals in its collections. The museum is located in Universitetsparken in Aarhus and employs approximately 35 years full-time equivalent of researchers, communicators, educators, conservators, and administrative personnel.
The purpose of the museum is to further natural historical research and communicate the results of science. Naturhistorisk Museum, Aarhus is a state-subsidised, self-owned museum institution.
Besides the big exhibition “Back to the ice age”, the museum is full of other exciting things. Explore our exhibitions among predators, giants whales, and cute baby animals. It is an experience for young and old.
Naturhistorisk Museum also owns the field laboratory and conference centre, Molslaboratoriet in Nationalpark Mols Bjerge. Here you can go on nice walks and experience the landscape, which still have traces of the ice age.