We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Skagens Museum

Broendumsvej 4, Skagen 9990, Denmark
+45 98 44 64 44
Website
Save
Review Highlights
An introdction to local art

I had never heard of the Skagen artists colony. However being in the area for two days when the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David M
Cruise port of call

We visited during our cruise in August and enjoyed a few hours in this museum. It had beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
NAW123
,
Llanelli, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 436 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Art museum in Skagen founded in 1908, and exhibiting an extensive collection of works by famous members of the colony of Skagen Painters who lived and worked in the area in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Names include P. S. Krøyer, Anna Ancher, Michael Ancher, Laurits Tuxen, Viggo Johansen, Marie Krøyer and Holger Drachmann.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“on display” (9 reviews)
“new building” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Broendumsvej 4, Skagen 9990, Denmark
CONTACT
Website
+45 98 44 64 44
Write a Review
Reviews (436)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 120 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had never heard of the Skagen artists colony. However being in the area for two days when the weather was indifferent, one notices the special light; probably due to an absence of an pollution. This special light attracted artists to the area and they...More

Thank David M
Niels J, Communication officer at Skagens Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for visiting the museum. We are happy to learn, that you enjoyed your visit to the museum and the paintings .

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited during our cruise in August and enjoyed a few hours in this museum. It had beautiful paintings and lovely helpful staff. They had even opened early which was great.

Thank NAW123
Niels J, Communication officer at Skagens Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting Skagens Museum. We are very happy to learn that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 16 August 2017

This excellent museum grows all the time. New paintings by the famous Skagen Painters are collected and exhibited every year. You will never get tired of visiting this place.

Thank SveinMilford
Niels J, Communication officer at Skagens Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for visiting the museum. We are really happy to learn that you enjoy coming back.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Close by location, well organized small museum with top notch Swedish modern art, bilingual explanation plaques

1  Thank zogmeister
Reviewed 5 August 2017

"At the table", as well as "Björck & Rantzau - Together we get somewhere", and "Focus", the new rehanging of a selection of the museum's collection, are well worth seeing. The last mentioned exhibition is well curated, has grouped the works and at the same...More

Thank MulleEllum
Niels J, Communication officer at Skagens Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for visiting. We are happy that you enjoyed the exhibitions. I will make sure to pass on your kind words to our curatorial team.

Reviewed 27 July 2017

Do go and see the museum of the Skagen painters. Denmark's foremost impressionist Søren Krøyer's masterpieces is on display here together with rising star Anna Ancher's and a handful of other painters from this artist colony from around 1900. These paintings are even more fresh...More

Thank atlanticophelia
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We came in late afternoon and spend little over 1 hour here with our 2 kids. A great little museum which holds some of the essential and classic Skagen paintings. Some contemporary work inspired by the "masters" was also interesting to see, as well as...More

Thank Ulrick M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We visited here after going to the Anchers' house, and, together with this house, it gives a really good sense of the lives and work of the Skagen artists group of the late 19th and early 20th century. The museum is in an attractive building,...More

Thank sallykynan
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Visited by many tour groups it was still a peaceful and light gallery. The guided tours are an excellent way of learning about the local art history of Skagen. Each gallery has a different theme or artist reflecting the life and times of the local...More

Thank HafodBlueMountains
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We were there about 3 weeks ago and thoroughly enjoyed it (especially since it was raining outside). The exhibit on theme 'at the table' was very well done, and offered more beyond one style. I wasn't terrible familiar with the artists in the main (older)...More

Thank Ben N
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Jakobs Cafe & Bar
583 reviews
.58 km away
Cafe & Restaurant Kokkenes
253 reviews
.63 km away
Brondums Hotel Restaurant
317 reviews
.07 km away
Cafe Knuth's
61 reviews
.60 km away
Nearby Attractions
Anchers Hus
58 reviews
.14 km away
Vippefyret
115 reviews
.70 km away
Skagen Kirke
67 reviews
.81 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Nisha J
27 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Niels J | Property representative |
The entry fee for Skagens Museum is DKK 100 for adults. Under 18's are free. If you wish to visit Skagens Museum in combination with the Anchers Hus and Drachmanns Hus museums, we recommend the combines ticket for all three... More
1
Vote
Google Translation
roberta1119
29 February 2016|
Answer
Response from Jakob S | Property representative |
Hi Roberta. You can get a discount when visiting Skagens Museum, Drachmanns Hus and Anchers Hus for dkr 170,- (23 euros) pr. person.
0
Votes
Google Translation
roberta1119
5 February 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Jakob S | Property representative |
Dear Roberta. Unfortunately no, the only Zorn exhibition here in Skagen was in 2006, and Larsson was featured the same year - while the Skagen painters ans Zorn/Larsson were contemporaries and had a lot on common... More
0
Votes
Google Translation