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Besaettelsesmuseet

Mathilde Fibigers Have 2, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
86-18-42-77
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Ranked #18 of 107 attractions in Aarhus
Type: Museums
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English first
Fallbrook, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This is an excellent (although small) museum detailing the German occupation in WWII. The museum has most of the information in English. Since I do not read Danish this was a welcomed bonus.

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Miami, Florida
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43 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We had learned about the "Occupation Museum" online while researching Aarhus, which was a stop on our cruise. It turned out that this museum contains one of the most comprehensive collections of World War II memoribilia we have seen. The collection is mostly military and domestic artifacts related to Aarhus's history during the war, especially from one day when a... More

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Aarhus, Denmark
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

I recently spent a bit over an hour and a half here - it's a good little museum if you're interested in learning about the history of the German occupation of Aarhus. There's a lot of detailed information here about all aspects of life during the war (most of it in Danish with some primary sources in German - I... More

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