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 documentation of a negative test or vaccination is required. It is also mandatory to wear a face mask.

As usual, it is possible to buy your ticket at the entrance. However, the total number of visitors in the museum will be limited. At the moment, it is possible for 25 persons to attend presentations in the Planetarium. 

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.