The Little Mermaid symbolizes the fairy tale by Danish author and poet Hans Christian Andersen.
The little house where H.C. Andersen lived with his parents from the age of 2 to 14, was opened as a museum in 1930. The house contains the very humble rooms which comprised the home of the great fairy-tale writer, and to which his dearest memories of childhood are attached. Don't forget to visit the museum proper. The Hans Christian Andersen Childhood Home is free for children under 18. ©2009 visitdenmark.com
The Old Town, National Open Air Museum of Urban History and Culture. In 2009 The Old Town celebrates its 100th anniversary.
The Moesgård Manor in the woods south of Århus provides the setting for the Moesgård Museum.