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Carl Nielsen Museet

Claus Bergs Gade 11, Odense 5000, Denmark
+45 65 51 46 01
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Well worth a visit

The Carl Nielsen museum is a decent reflection of his life. Visitors are guided through stages of... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2016
jazzmuso7
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Canberra, Australia
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Essential for Carl Nielsen fans - and Mrs Nielsen fans.

Superb collection of relics telling the life story of Carl Nielsen, and of his remarkable sculptor... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2015
MV_Overchurch
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

The Carl Nielsen museum is a decent reflection of his life. Visitors are guided through stages of his life step by step with displays and written explanations. Free entry was a pleasant surprise. The museum is modest in size; two storeys of a good sized...More

1  Thank jazzmuso7
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Superb collection of relics telling the life story of Carl Nielsen, and of his remarkable sculptor wife - many of whose original works are on display. Includes his cornet, his knitting and a complete reconstruction of his study in Copenhagen. If you love Nielsen's music,...More

1  Thank MV_Overchurch
Reviewed 12 July 2015

There aren't many museums in Denmark that have free entry, especially outside the capital, but this is one that doesn't charge. You'll find it on two floors, beside Odense's concert hall. I have little interest in classical music and had never heard of this composer,...More

1  Thank bilboburgler
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Though small, the museum is very well organized and has a wonderful atmosphere, with Nielsen's music played in the background but at a low level. There are reconstructions of some period interiors including Nielsen's music room, a piano on which he played with a painting...More

1  Thank Haig U
Reviewed 13 October 2013

Located within the concert hall, this exhibit provides a look at the composer as well as his wife's work as an artist. No chance to listen to excerpts of his music (unless one attends a scheduled concert), but still interesting, and the price is right...More

Thank admybf
Reviewed 17 July 2012

A small but comprehensive exhibition on the life and work of Denmark's most famous composer and his artist/sculptor wife. Includes instruments, pictures, photographs, manuscripts and sculptures.

Thank Stuart - Caroli... S
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