The Skovgaard Museum is the art museum in Viborg. It houses works by the Skovgaard family of artists as well as changing art exhibitions.
Are you also fascinated by art, culture and the thrilling history of Denmark?
Viborg is one of Denmarks oldest cities with traces all the way back to ancient times. Viborg means "holy mountain".
Traders, warriors, craftsmen, pilgrims and adventurers came walking, riding and running with horses and oxen to take further along the Ancient Road to the major trading places and shrines in the south.
Until the introduction of absolute monarchy in 1660, all Danish kings hailed at the thing in Viborg, and noble gentleman men and Catholic bishops adorned the city with monumental buildings, including the characteristic cathedral with two towers.
Guided tours in the historic part of Viborg You can order an individual guided tour through the historic part of Viborg all year round at Viborg Museum at (+45) 8787 3811 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org . A 1½ hour tour costs DKK 600 for groups of up to 25 and tours are available in...