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Off the beaten track but well worth visiting!

My wife and myself arrived in Skagen this morning aboard the Azamara Journey Cruise ship and spent... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
Steve B
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London, United Kingdom
Small but fascinating

We walked out to see this museum. Friendly member of staff greeted us. This was the first private... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Catoneill13
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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The home of poet, writer and Skagen painter Holger Drachmann from 1902 until his death in 1908. Opened to the public as a museum in 1911 and is today a part of Art Museums of Skagen
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Hans Baghs Vej 21, Skagen 9990, Denmark
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Reviewed September 1, 2018

My wife and myself arrived in Skagen this morning aboard the Azamara Journey Cruise ship and spent the morning ‘in town’ visiting both Skagens Museum & Anchers Hus (Reviews to follow). However on arrival at Anchers Hut the most helpful Receptionist pointed out that by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

We walked out to see this museum. Friendly member of staff greeted us. This was the first private home to be turned into a museum over 100 years ago. On the 100th anniversary the paintwork of the house - stunning green in most of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2017

Poet and painter Holger Drachmann's house is in the quiet end of the city. The study and the dining room are the great attractions.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Niels J, Communication officer at Drachmanns Hus, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2017

Thank you for visiting

Reviewed July 4, 2017

Drachmann’s House is a small museum installed in the house where the Danish writer and Skagen painter Holger Drachmann (1846-1908) spent the six last years of his life with his much younger third wife Sophie Lasson (1873-1917). Be sure to pick up the illustrated accordion-fold...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Niels J, communication officer at Drachmanns Hus, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2017

Thank you for visiting Drachmanns Hus and thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed June 28, 2017

At the other end of town, this small house and studio is worth visiting for greater insight into the Skagen artists. Drachmann is better known for his poetry in Denmark though.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed May 17, 2017

This is a superb insight into the life and work of Holger Henrik Herholdt Drachmann. The main building contains the home of Drachmann and his wife. The second and smaller building contains photographs of some of his works of art and also photographs of the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Niels J, Communication officer at Drachmanns Hus, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2017

Thank you for visiting. We are happy to learn that you enjoyed your visit to the house.

Reviewed April 13, 2017

very small little museum, but interesting never the less. painter, poet and so on, Drachman did it all and you can se his home

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed November 7, 2016

We bought the ticket together with the tickets for Anchers house and Skagen museum. These were great, and maybe we were so fascinated by them, that the visit to Drachmann's house could not match those impressions. As a museum it is small, and you need...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed September 19, 2016

We did a bus tour of Skagen, Denmark. Many of the exteriors of houses were almost the same. Travel took days back when Skagen was in its hay day. They couldn't go to a Menard's and purchase a variety of materials thus many places were...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed August 22, 2016

This was such a great experience. Being able to visit the home of one of my favorite Danish Painter / Poets was a treat. It's like Holger Drachmann just stepped out. His coats and hats are still there. His studio looks like he just left...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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