7 Awesome Things to Do in Aarhus, Denmark Aarhus is the second largest city in Denmark, but honestly this city is not your ideal huge one. However, this is not a bad part because it will only take you a couple of days to go around the whole city. If you’re planning to stay here for a little longer, this place will not bore you at all.
Aarhus, Denmark * Founded as a Viking settlement in the 10th century, Arhus is one of the oldest cities in Scandinavia, with art, architecture, and universities to rival Copenhagen. Arhus has a pleasant, laid-back vibe with student friendly features; live jazz and indie bands, progressive galleries, and lots of Danish beer and high spirits.
Arne Jacobsen’s Aarhus City Hall (Århus Rådhus Bygning) was originally designed without a tower in 1942 but the people demanded a more monumental symbol for the most important building in their city. The resulting tower is 60m tall and the tower clock face has a diameter of 7m. The building is made of concrete plated marble from Porsgrunn in Norway. Architect: Arne Jacobsen and Erik Møller
“Your rainbow panorama” is a great permanent work of art by Olafur Eliasson made for the rooftop of ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum (Denmark), and provides the visitors a unique panoramic visual experience. It’s 150 meters of circular walkway, three meters wide made in glass, a diameter of 52 meters, mounted on 3.5 meters columns.