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Den Gamle By - The Old Town Museum, venue

Let the idyllic atmosphere be the backdrop of your next meeting, conference or party. Den Gamle By – The Old Town Museum is the place where historical surroundings and modern facilities meet. Half-timbered houses, clucking geese and the lovely stream silently winding its way through the market town – as if it has all just come out of a Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale.

Behind several of the half-timbered walls, you will find lovely meeting rooms and banqueting rooms with modern conference facilities. Let history be present at your event and let your guests get a sense of life as it was lived in a market town in the days of Hans Christian Andersen.


The fantastic atmosphere in the meeting and conference rooms allows your guests to get a unique sense of history. So regardless of whether you would like to host a conference with a distinct theme or you would simply like to accentuate Danish culture in authentic surroundings, Den Gamle By – The Old Town Museum is the perfect venue for your event. From start to finish, Den Gamle By’s professional staff will make sure that you and your guests will have an unforgettable day.


Den Gamle By – The Old Town Museum’s talented staff will help you plan your fairy tale wedding, the lovely christening party or the unforgettable birthday party – based entirely on your wishes. Great experiences in authentic settings are the keywords. Furthermore, Den Gamle By’s kitchen are able to prepare anything from historical to contemporary dinners.

Meeting Rooms

The rooms mentioned below are just some of the historical and inspirational rooms you will find in Den Gamle By.

Helsingør Theater

Helsingør Theater has upheld proud traditions since its opening in 1817 in Elsinore and was since rebuilt in Den Gamle By in 1961. Travelling companies as well as local amateur theatre groups have performed plays and concerts in these spectacular rooms. You cannot help feeling the intense, historical atmosphere in this historical building. The theatre has state-of-the-art AV equipment.


Hobrohuset is a cosy warehouse dating back to 1814 that has been fitted out as a meeting and banqueting room in Den Gamle By. The room is particularly well-suited for conferences, meetings, receptions and concerts. Various kinds of modern AV equipment can be set up there.

Winekes Kælder

An 18th century beer and wine cellar below the Møntmestergården. Particularly well-suited for lunch meetings and parties.


A magnificent house dating back to 1683 portraying the status of the upper class in Copenhagen. The three halls, Kaminsalen, Fugleloftsalen and Gobelinsalen, are all very well-suited as venues for gala dinners and concerts.

Jazzbar Bent J.

The iconic, old jazz bar has been reopened in Den Gamle By’s new quarter with all of its fixtures, including the bar, the tables and the benches.

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