Top attractions in Silkeborg

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Silkeborg offers a large variety of attractions for all ages. See the top ones here.

Hjejlen

Hjejlen is the world's oldest original coal-fired steamer in operation. During the summer, it and other tour boats in the Hjejle fleet sail daily from...

AQUA Aquarium & Wildlife Zoo

AQUA Aquarium & Wildlife Park is a family-friendly discovery centre featuring northern Europe’s largest freshwater aquarium and a nature park with wil...

Museum Jorn

The Museum Jorn in Silkeborg is located in beautiful nature directly on the river Gudenåen. The museum was founded by Asger Jorn (1914-1973), one of t...

Gudenå River

Gudenå River is with its 160 kilometers Denmark's longest river. The river originates in Tinnet Crate northwest of Tørring near Vejle and has its outl...

Himmelbjerget / Sky Mountain

Himmelbjerget, or the Sky Mountain, has for many years been a popular destination for all people visiting the Lake District. It has one of the best v...

Silkeborg Ørnereservat, Rovfugleshow og Bisonfarm

Silkeborg Ørnereservat, Rovfugleshow & Bisonfarm invites the public into the fascinating world of the birds-of-prey.

Art Center Silkeborg Bad

The Art Center Silkeborg Bad never stands still. Here you can experience changing exhibitions of both Danish and international artists, who time after...

Museum Silkeborg, Hovedgården

The Silkeborg Museum, Hovedgården is housed in Silkeborg's oldest building, Silkeborg Hovedgård, from 1767.

Museum Silkeborg, Papirmuseet

Museum Silkeborg, The Paper Museum is housed in the old Silkeborg Paper Factory - in the old production rooms for handmade paper.

Silkeborg Bunker Museum

Silkeborg Bunkermuseum is housed in a German type R622 bunker. The exhibition in the two rooms of the bunker tells about the German military headquart...

Badeanstalten

Badeanstalten is the last public baths in Denmark, which still upholds its traditions. Visit the old but well-maintained bathrooms and enjoy the speci...

Hærvejen / The Ancient Road

Hærvejen, which consists of a cycling/rambling trail and a bridal path, passes close by Silkeborg. Not only is it a scenic route, but it is also a his...

The Vintage Railway Bryrup-Vrads

Veteranbanen Bryrup-Vrads is a historical piece of Danish history. Discover the old train tracks which takes you through beautiful landscapes, while y...