The Vedbæk Finds Museum

Visit Vedbækfundene Museum and meet the hunter-gatherers who lived a tough and dangerous life 7000 years ago!

At the museum Vedbækfundene you can experience unique finds from Danish prehistory. In our main exhibition a reconstruction of the life in the Stone Age Denmark, containing both graves and lifelike dioramas, will bring you back in time. The Special Exhibitions gives you the opportunity of meeting Jacob – a bog skeleton from the Iron Age, admiring beautiful neckpieces from the Bronze Age and much more.

A young woman from Vedbaek, Denmark, buried with her newborn child who had been placed on the wing of a swan, 4000 BC.
Vedbaek 'The swan's wing burial' Tomb 8 is the most famous of the burials, containing a young woman, who may have died in childbirth, and a premature baby.

The archaeological finds are of international importance because it has given great insight into human life and society in Stone Age Northern Europe.

It is possible to book a guided tour.


The Vedbæk Finds is included in COPENHAGEN CARD - DISCOVER, which also includes public transport in zone 1-99. To get to The Vedbæk Finds, you can take bus 150S from Nørreport (approx 25 minutes) to the stop "Øverødvej" and walk about 10 minutes to the museum.

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Opening Hours

02.01.2024 - 23.12.2024:
Monday: closed
Tuesday: 12:00 - 16:00
Wednesday: 12:00 - 16:00
Thursday: 12:00 - 16:00
Friday: 12:00 - 16:00
Saturday: 12:00 - 17:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 17:00


Attemosevej 170

2840 Holte