Things to See and Do...

...We Have Something for Everyone!


Outdoor Activities

Silkeborg is known for its beautiful landscapes, which offer endless possibilities of an active holiday in nature. Have a look at all of our outdoor activities here.


Historical Attractions

Home to both Tollundmanden and the world’s oldest paddle steamer Hjejlen – but that is not all! We have so much more to offer in Silkeborg. Read all about our historical attractions here.  

Museum Jorn

Unique Artistic Experiences

Silkeborg is a center of incredible, artistic experiences. We have everything from inspiring local exhibitions to internationally renowned museums. A unique opportunity to unfold your creative interests. 

Falconeer for a day

Family Activities in Silkeborg

Situated right in the heart of Jutland, Silkeborg is less than an hour away from the best attractions in Denmark. It is the perfect base for an exciting family holiday. 

Shopping in Silkeborg


Silkeborg is a unique commercial town. The town was not granted market town status until 1900, but things have gone from strength to strength since then. Today, the town is known as a charming market town with a myriad of wonderful specialist shops, cosy cafés and restaurants, all assembled in a network of pleasant pedestrian streets.