Industrial heritage in Denmark

Welcome to the website for the 25 fantastic industries - the 25 Danish industrial heritage sites of national significance. Here you can explore in sound, words and images some of the most fantastic industries in Denmark. Even though Denmark is known for Hans Christian Andersen and rainy beaches, industries play an important part in Danish history and you can still enjoy intriguing industrial landscapes in many parts of Denmark.

During the last decade the interest in Danish industrial archaeology has been growing. Some of the results are presented here.

Take your family on our range of special cycle rides/walks and explore how Danish industry began long ago.

Enjoy your trip to the heart of Danish industry!


Map of industries
See the industries on the map