Filmby Aarhus is the centre for film and media production in Jutland. 80 companies and hundreds of creative heads work side by side. The aim is to boost the development of media and to highlight the city’s cultural forces through film and media production.

Filmby Aarhus is placed in raw and industrial surroundings on the South Harbour. The South Harbour with its harbour area and old meatpacking district is still a diamond in the rough with lots of young and creative energy continually moving in.

Address: Filmby Aarhus, Filmbyen 23, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark

Website: www.filmbyaarhus.dk


The iconic Aarhus cinema was founded in 1978 for the primary purpose of showing movies that didn’t find their way to the other cinemas in Aarhus. That’s still the case.

When you visit the cinema at Aarhus Series you will experience the special and cool vibe while you watch sneak peeks and previews of carefully selected series.

Address: Paradisgade 7-9, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark



With a total of 20,700 square metres distributed on ten storeys, ARoS is one of the largest art museums in Northern Europe. 

ARoS has an ambition to be among the ten most eminent art museums in the world. To achieve this, a different and untraditional strategy will be applied where the museum e.g. will cultivate close links to society/the local community.

Address: Aros Allé 2, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark

Website: www.aros.dk


Aarhus Theatre was built in the 1890s at the initiative of the citizens of Aarhus. The building is an architectonic gem of the Jugend style. It was inaugurated on September 15th in 1900 and became a listed landmark in 1990.

The theatre has kept is original grandeur as a cultural powerhouse in the secondlargest city of Denmark. It contains 4 stages with a total capacity of 1200 seats.

Address: Teatergaden, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark

Website: aarhusteater.dk


The beautiful Cathedral of Aarhus is placed right in the center of town. With a length of 93 metres Aarhus Cathedral is the longest church in Denmark.

The building of Aarhus Cathedral was started in the last decades of the 12th Century. The Cathedral – a magnificent Romanesque basilica – was a gigantic project, not finished until the 1300.

Adresse: Kannikegade 12,  2. 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark

Website: www.aarhusdomkirke.dk


Dokk1 was designed by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects and is part of the conversion of Aarhus inner harbour from industrial harbour to city space.

At Dokk1 you will find find media, a café, project rooms, halls, study cells, playground and much more.

Address: Hack Kampmanns Plads 2, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark

Website: www.dokk1.dk


UngK is part of the National Church. It’s a church for young people, which – above all – helps people meet. At UngK you can come as you are without reservations or demands – a performance-free society.

UngK forms the framework for many different events. They make every effort to give space to thoughts of existence, tranquility, just being you and having fun.

Address: Nørre Allé 23K, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark

Website: www.facebook.com/ungkaarhus


Godsbanen is 10.500 M² of Culture. The Cultural Production Center Godsbanen opened in 2012 in the buildings of an old freight train station. It is a creative powerhouse in the new city district of Aarhus; Aarhus K.

Godsbanen aim to support the development of cultural skills for all – no matter what the individual starting point is – for professionals, upcoming artists or con amore creatives.

Address: Skovgaardsgade 3, Aarhus C, Denmark

Website: www.godsbanen.dk


Kunsthal Aarhus is a contemporary art centre located at the centre of the city of Aarhus, Denmark, established in 1917. 

With its founding mission to “inspire and promote a general knowledge of the fine arts,“ it was received with great enthusiasm by the public and has since played a central role in developing and presenting international contemporary art in Denmark.

Address: J. M. Mørks Gade 13, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark

Hjemmeside: www.kunsthalaarhus.dk


VIA University College and the education Multiplatform Storytelling and Production is located on the South Harbour as part af the creative media and artist environment.

The unique location in Filmby Aarhus offers the opportunity to make important connections with the creative industry that surrounds the area.

Address: Filmbyen 4, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark

Website: www.via.dk


Musikhuset Aarhus (the Concert Hall) is one of Denmark’s most popular cultural centres as well as the largest Concert Hall in Scandinavia. The Concert Hall was inaugurated in 1982 and designed by the Aarhus architects Kjær & Richter.

Live performances is the center of attention, when the Concert Hall every year enrich, excite and inspire up to a million guests.

Address: Thomas Jensens Allé, 8000 Aarhus C

Website: www.musikhusetaarhus.dk


Jyllands-Posten (The Jutland Post) is placed near dock 3 at the harbor of Aarhus. The new media house is drawn by Henning Larsen Architects and was ready for occupation in February 2020.

The building has five floors and contains offices, an auditorium, and a top floor canteen with an outdoor terrace. The architecture is characterized by an openness across different floors, and the vision is that both the modernity and the functionality of the new building will reflect in the development of the paper.

Address: Mediebyen 3, 8000 Aarhus C

Website: www.jyllands-posten.dk

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