Christmas creatures at Moesgaard

Meet 10 of the darkest Christmas creatures three Saturdays before Christmas.

Close to Christmas, the gate between ours and the Christmas world is open. Creatures from ancient European Christmas myths slip out of the darkness and into the museum's exhibitions.

If you're lucky and alert, you can experience 10 living creatures at Moesgaard, including Gwiazdor, the Yule Goat and Krampus.

When can the creatures be experienced?
    Saturday November 30
    Saturday, December 7
    Saturday December 14

Noon - 3.00 pm: The creatures are prowl around in the museum
A booklet about the creatures are available. However. Only in Danish.

3.30 pm: Presentation of the creatures
The creatures gather around the museum's central staircase, where Moesgaard's creature expert presents the Christmas creatures individually. The presentation is in Danish.

4.00 pm: The creatures disappear
The creatures wander out into the darkness and disappear.

Learn more about the character traits and history of the creatures, by reading about the creatures in the links at the bottom of the page.