'SUN' activities at Moesgaard

Every day July 5 to September 1

Outdoor and indoor activities during the summer holiday

At Moesgaard, we look at how man has always tried to influence the sun, the cosmos and the climate. Every day from July 5 through September 1, we have a solar symbol workshop for children and recreate thousand-year-old sun rituals on the roof of the museum.


Solar symbol workshop
Every day at 11:00 AM-1:00 PM.

Prior to the sun ritual, make your own solar symbol from models of real Bronze Age findings.

Price: DKK 35 per. child. Children must be at least 5 years old and accompanied by an adult who is free of charge.



Sun ritual
Every day at 2:00 PM-2.15 PM on the terrace outside the museum café.

Join us when we reenact the sun rituals of the people of the Bronze Age and recreate the sun's journey from day to night.

The event is free.



Sun rituals of the world
Every day at 2.20 PM-2.35 PM on the terrace outside the museum café.

What do the Amazon Indians, the Aztecs and the people of the Danish Bronze Age have in common? Join us for a presentation of sun rituals from around the world.

The presentation is free.


All day: Rock carvings on Moesgaard's roof
Where: Outside on Your Own.

Moesgaard's roof and the landscape around the museum are painted with huge rock carvings. Modelled after genuine rock carvings, draw huge rock carvings with white material we in the landscape. Experience the effect from a distance and up close.