Places to experience
in Odense

The birthplace of Hans Christian Andersen and Denmarks third largest city. Odense  is a vibrant and charming city that offers a unique blend of old-world charm and modern convenience.


Odense River

The heart of the city. This small river runs through the city from the nearby village of Adelgade and flows through the city center before emptying into Odense Fjord. The river has played an important role in the city's history, serving as a source of power for local industries such as mills and breweries.



The Old Quarter

The area consists of 18th and 19th-century buildings, including the childhood home of the famous Danish author Hans Christian Andersen. Explore the cobblestone streets, visit the various museums and exhibitions, and get a glimpse into the daily life of the people who lived in the area centuries ago.




This square is surrounded by several historic buildings, including Odense City Hall and the former Odense Palace, which now houses a museum. Flakhaven is also known for its large water fountain, which is a popular spot for locals and visitors to relax and take in the surroundings. The square is often used for events and festivals, including concerts, markets, and cultural celebrations.