Summer holiday in Horsens

Are you and your family on holiday in Horsens? Then you can look forward to lots of fun and exciting activities for children of all ages. 

On this page, you can find special activities which can only be experienced during the summer holiday, as well as activities and entertainment you can enjoy all year around.

FÆNGSLET - The Prison Museum for children

Try on a prison issue jumpsuit and record a video in it, search for secret messages and contraband in a prison cell or one of the other fun activities at FÆNGSLET.

Learn to fish: Go on a 1 day fishing camp

Want to learn to fish? Then go on Fyelmose's fishing camp. There are coaches ready to help you and you can borrow a fishing rod free of charge.


Sail across Horsens Fjord on the bicycle-ferry

Experience Horsens Fjord from the sea: Sail from Snaptun to Hjarnø and continue to Alrø (or the opposite direction) with the charming bicycle ferry.

Visit Aqua Forum's outdoor pool

All summer long, Aqua Forum's outdoor pool is open. The water is 27 degrees warm so you're guaranteed a good temperature, even when the summer sun is not shining bright. 

FÆNGSLET - Europe's largest prison museum

Find out what it was like to live and work behind bars in the former Horsens State Prison.

Denmark's Industrial Museum

Experience ”the old days” up close at Denmark's Industrial Museum and find out what life was like for parents, grandparents and great-grandparents.

Aqua Forum – Horsens waterpark

Love swimming? Then visit Aqua Forum and enjoy the outdoor pool, the waterslide, the springboards, the spa and the exercise pool.

Fyelmose Nature and Fishing Park

If you love fishing - or want to try fishing for the first time, Fyelmose is the place to go! There is a children's lake, a family lake, a natural lake and it is possible to borrow fishing rods free of charge. 


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