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Brede Works

Closes in 19 min: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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The museum of Brede Works is located in Denmark's largest protected industrial complex. Sound, light, film and a multitude of other things give you an insight into the story of the lives of ordinary people in the transition to modern society, as...more
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I.C.Modewegs Vej 5 | Kgs. Lyngby, Kongens Lyngby 2800, Denmark
+45 41 20 63 13
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Reviewed January 9, 2018

The museum ties the knots (pun intended) of the tale of Mølleåen ("The Mill Creek") and the industrial revolution sweeping across Denmark, powered by watermills. The museum should not be left alone, but you should treat yourself to a trip along Mølleåen, to see the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed February 25, 2017

This museum is amazing regarding the information it contains. I was flooded with what I saw. It's worth spending a day there or you can make a combination with the nearby Open Air museum next door. What a pity it's not free of charge any...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed August 16, 2016

this museum can be seen for free if one has purchased the ticket to visit the open air museum (Frilandmuseet), which is right down the street. we thoroughly enjoyed this interactive museum. it's broken into two sections, one being interactive. actually the other section has...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Terrific museum covering a lot of territory, but it does so with a light touch. The interactive exhibits and the factory 'game' at the end are very well thought out. We loved working together to build bearing sets! Brilliant! We did not explore the outside...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 131GordonS
Reviewed June 3, 2015

Brede Værk Museum shows the start of the industrial period, going back to late 18-th century. A community grew up around the water mill, with families working for generations. The exhibition is mildly interesting. If you can join on of the public guided tours you...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed May 26, 2015

This museum does not get enough attention in the lists of tourist attractions!! I would list it as a "must see". It is entertaining, educational, and very creative in its presentation. It is a museum about industrialization and it uses videos of actors - you...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed September 1, 2014

Lots of fun, had a ball getting to know colleagues from around the world. Good presentation of the museum, interesting people use some parts as holiday houses

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Steve M
Reviewed April 23, 2014

I can't say enough about the Brede Works museum! The entire property is exceptionally educational and gives a great insight into Danish culture and society. One day is not enough to visit. When combined with the Frilandsmuseut (Open Air Museum) the two attractions are worth...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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Reviewed August 23, 2013

This museum is good for families with school age children plus everyone else. The exhibits are detailed and varied. Almost everything is labeled in English as well as Danish. The role playing in the mill was so interesting that we did it twice so that...More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Robin L
Reviewed July 31, 2013

Inustrial Mill area. An old mill, the mill owners house, old workers houses, a lake. Really nice hour spent here. We did not have enough time in our busy day to stay as long as we would have like but will go back again. It...More

Date of experience: July 2013
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