The city of Herning

Distance to Copenhagen: 308 km
Population: 45 890 people at the end of 2010
Town fact file: Herning is a city located in the central part of Jutland. Here located Herning Messecenter - the largest exhibition center in Scandinavia. Architectural sights in Herning presented only a few, but bright buildings.

Location on the map: Jutland Peninsula, west of Copenhagen

Main city sights: Town Hall

Town Hall

Hedeager church, ХІХ century Torvet square

Hedeager church

Herning Messecenter - the largest exhibition center in Scandinavia

Messecenter Herning — the largest exhibition center in Scandinavia

A good idea is to visit the Museum of Modern Art in Herning, which is one of the city's major attractions. The museum was opened in September 2009 and is located in a former textile factory. Operation hours: Tue.: - Sun.: 11:00 to 16:00. Admission for adults 50 DKK for children under 18 years free of charge.

You can also visit the Geometric gardens 

Geometric gardens

Sculpture Park, consisting of 36 sculptures in the open air

Sculpture Park

DGI Huset is a local swimming pool with a fitness room, two swimming pools, three types of saunas and Jacuzzis. The center is open seven days a week from 8 am to 8 pm. Price for adults 55 DKK, with sauna 65 DKK,  for children up to 3 years free, children 3 to 14 years old - 30 DKK.

DGI Herning

DGI Herning

Entertainment center "Baboon city", has in its arsenal more than 200 recreational attractions for children and adults. Operation hours: all days of the week from 10 am to 7 pm. Admission to 4 hours for anyone over 2 years will cost 95 DKK.

The oldest city building - Herningholm palace, buildt in the middle of XVIII century

Herningholm palace

Not far from the city museum, you can see the monumental sculpture of Ingvar Kronhammara - Elia, which is a 30-meter towers.

Elia sculpture 
Town photo gallery:

Herning city

Herning city

Herning city

Herning city

Herning city

Herning city

More information about Herning: official city website.

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