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10 unique experiences you should not miss in Horsens

What must you simply see or do before you die (or go home)? Below, we set out suggestions for the funniest activities and best taste experiences for a family holiday at Horsens.

Inspiration for your very own bucket list


Go time-travelling from home to home in the workers’ homes at Denmark’s Industrial Museum.


Fan of Shawshank Redemption?

Experience Horsens' own version of the escape when visiting the prison museum FÆNGSLET. Or explore the new and frightening exhibition called "The Underworld".

Værker af Michael Kvium i Kvium-salen på Horsens Kunstmuseum

Experience the world’s largest art collection by the artist Michael Kvium at Horsens Art Museum


Find the canons of the worldfamous explorer Vitus Bering in the Vitus Bering Park


Treat yourself and someone you love to social dining with a stunning view at the restaurant Griffenfelds

Stegt flæsk med persillesovs hos Dollys i Horsens

Try something very Danish and eat pan-fried pork belly with parsley sauce at Dollys on the harbour

Udsigt over Mossø fra toppen af Sukkertoppen

Climb some of the highest "mountains" in Denmark

Visit Yding Skovhøj, Purhøj, Sukkertoppen, Slaggård Banke or Ejer Bavnehøj and behold the amazing views.