Due to the latest restrictions to prevent the spread of Covid-19, the Science Museums will be closed from Wednesday 9 December 2020 up to and including 20 April 2021. All purchased tickets are refunded automatically.

Opening hours

  • Tuesday-Friday 9-16
  • Saturday, Sunday and holidays 11-16
  • Monday closed.


  • Adults: 30 DKK
  • Children and young people u. 18 years of age: Free
  • The planetarium, weekend presentation, regardless of age: 30 DKK.

Safety information

The safety of our guests and staff is of utmost importance to us. To keep everyone safe, we have made sure that hand sanitiser is easily available, and that our facilities are frequently cleaned. Screens in our shop and information desk protect you and our staff. We regularly disinfect contact points such as touchscreens, headphones and touch buttons.

Arrows and detailed guidelines inform you about the one-way traffic in the exhibitions. Please note that the exhibition “Re-ovulations” has been closed due to risk of infection. In the meantime we are preparing a new exhibition.

In the Planetarium it is only possible to use every other seat, unless you are a family or a group of close friends, who are welcome to sit next to each other.

As usual, it is possible to buy your ticket at the entrance. However, the total number of visitors in the museum will be limited. 

NOTE: From Thursday 29 October, it is mandatory to wear a face mask when you visit us.

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 Aarhus University. 
  • The press upon presentation of a press card.
  • 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.