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Plan your visit

Opening hours 

Opening hours Tuesday–Friday: 09.00–16.00
Saturday, Sunday, and public holidays:  11.00–16.00
Monday closed


Adults: 30 DKK

Children and young people u. 18 years of age: Free

Presentation in the planetarium:
Regardless of age: 30 DKK

Free admission to the museum: 

  • Groups of day-care centres, school and high school students and accompanying teachers and educators.
  • Students at Aarhus University. Remember your student ID card.
  • Staff at Science and Technology, Aarhus University. 
  • Members of Steno Museets Venner, Jysk Medicinhistorisk Selskab og Botanisk Haves Venner.

Guided tour of the exhibitions for a group of maximum 15 persons: 475 DKK

Special presentation in the planetarium for a group: 475 DKK

You are always welcome to ask for further information at the information office.

Book a visit or a guided tour

If you are an association or a group - or if you just want an experience out of the ordinary - you can book a guided tour of the exhibitions or a presentation in the planetarium.

We have put together three exciting guided tours that will take you through the heights of the history of science and the history of medicine exhibitions. Do you have other wishes or needs, you are more than welcome to contact us on telephone +45 8715 5415 or on mail

For booking of planetarium presentations please contact the museum on +45 8715 5415.

Our School Service offers a wide range of educational programmes for school and high school students or students at other educational institutions.

Find your way to the Steno Museum

The museum is located in the heart of Aarhus, only a 10-minute walk from the Cathedral.

Arriving by bus

A number of buses stop nearby the Steno Museum. Bus 13, 16, and 2A all stop on Ny Munkegade or Langelandsgade. Find routes and timetables on

Arriving by car

There are parking spaces for cars and buses at the museum. Parking is free for museum visitors. It is also possible to park in the University Park.


Parking spaces for visitors with disabilities are found just outside the main entrance. The exhibitions, the planetarium and most of the herb garden are accessible to wheelchair users.

Accompanying carers have free admission to the museum and its planetarium.

Wheelchairs can be borrowed at the museum.


  • Lockers are found in the cloakroom.
  • Pushchairs can be borrowed from the reception.
  • You can enjoy your packed lunch in the café area.
  • The café offers hot and cold drinks, ice cream etc.
  • WiFi: The museum's WiFi is available to school groups as well as students at Aarhus University.
  • Photos and videos: You are welcome to film and take photos at the Steno Museum for private use. However, it is important that you comply with staff instructions.
  • Social media: You are welcome to upload photos and videos from the museum to social media. Please add a tag: #StenoMuseet or @ScienceMuseerne.


The Steno Museum
C.F. Møllers Alle 2
The University Park, bldg. 1100
DK-8000 Aarhus C

Phone: +45 8715 5415
EAN: 5798000420052  

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Revised 01.05.2019