Welcome to Odense - right in the middle of Denmark

VisitOdense welcomes you to Hans Christian Andersen’s home town and the ”capital” of Funen. Odense is full of charming high streets, lots of museums and activities, Odense Zoo, lovely green parks and much more. On this page you can find information on restaurants, shopping, accommodation, events, sights and whatever else you need to plan your trip to Odense.

Nice autumn street with cyclist in Odense

Autumn Holiday in Odense

Don't miss Magic Days (formerly the Harry Potter Festival), Denmark Open in Badminton with players like Odense local Victor Axelsen and world champion Kento Momota and our take on autumn "hygge"

Hans Christian Andersen's House and Museum as seen from Ramsherred

Visit Hans Christian Andersen in Odense

Hans Christian Andersen was born in Odense and you can still visit the house where he was born, his childhood home and several other landmarks connected with the famous fairy tale writer.