Silkeborg and the city’s surrounding area offer a lot of different adventures for children and adults. Be entertained and challenged and learn something new - while you have fun.
Theme parks near Silkeborg
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You will then know the total costs of your holiday. Bring the children on your camping holiday and visit one or more of the well-known theme parks.
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Silkeborg for children
In Silkeborg, you will find many exciting attractions for children. See the Aqua Aqurium & Zoo, which is Europe's largest freshwater aquarium, and its lovely park. Get an entertaining and unconventional experience at Silkeborg Rovfugleshow, located scenically just outside Silkeborg. Or be challenged and learn more about energy and get spiky hair in the energy museum north of Silkeborg.
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Art, culture and history in Silkeborg
Silkeborg is known for its world class art. Visit the Museum of Jorn and see Asger Jorn's many colourful paintings and sculptures. Also look into the Art Centre at Silkeborg Bad and experience the exhibitions of Danish and foreign artists in the old spa building. And go for a walk in the sculpture park and enjoy the view of the lake of Ørnsø.
Visit Høgdal and take a ride in a horse-drawn carriage from the 1700s in the beautiful countryside. Or take a ride with the veteran train on Denmark's most beautiful railway line. You can also see the Tollund Man when you visit Silkeborg Museum. It is the antiquity's best preserved bog body. Or you can learn more about Silkeborg city's history on a guided tour.
See what is happening in Silkeborg
In Silkeborg, you can experience a multitude of events, festivals, exhibitions and activities within the areas of music, theater, art, culture, gourmet, sports, nature, etc. See current events and highlights in Silkeborg. Or take a look in the Silkeborg calendar.
Outside of Silkeborg