23 September, Aarhus for beginners:
Come to the classic of our walks and explore Aarhus highlights in the heart of the city. Learn more about history and culture of the City of Smiles.
Who was Harald Bluetooth and was his tooth really blue? Where was the first Aarhus cathedral located? Why was the town hall built in front of the cathedral and where is it now? Why did the river disappear for more than 50 years? What can we find under Dokk1? Find out the answers during our tour, enjoy funny facts and anecdotes about the city and get loads of practical information any resident of Aarhus should know.
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24 September, Dokk1 and other harbour stories:
The walk is for those who want to explore the area around Dokk1. Do you want to see where the cruise ships and the Queen’s boat are anchored when they come to Aarhus? What about the Five Sisters and other industrial buildings sometimes turned into new exhibitions spaces - like ‘O’ Space? Find out why the Vikings chose the location for their settlement here, Aros. Listen to the stories about the port of Aarhus and its significance to the city. Have a look at Filmby and Kulbroen (the Coal Bridge) and hear what ambitions are connected with the popular Aarhus spot. Take your camera - you will be enchanted by marine and industrial landscapes and abundance of street art there.
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When: September 23 & 24 11:00-13:00
Where: Meeting at the bottom of Dokk1 steps, Hack Kampmanns Plads 2, 8000 Aarhus C