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“Great danish history”
Review of Elverhoj Museum

Elverhoj Museum
Ranked #5 of 60 things to do in Solvang
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Owner description: Housed in the former home of a Solvang family, this musuem is devoted solely to Danish culture and the Danish-American experience.
Reviewed 21 October 2017

This place is great, great staff, stories, and history. I loved the rooms so authentic and artifacts are interesting. They change the art work

Thank whitebecky66
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Danish history of area celebrated in pixs, artifacts, displays and art.Exhibits of regional art and danish pioneers who settled the area .Beautiful structure built in style of farmhouses in 18th century Denmark. Lots of memorabilia and displays and huge diorama of early Solvang. Very interesting and informative

1  Thank Thomas P
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

We learned so much Danish and Solvang history. This museum, located in a house built like a traditional Danish farmhouse and maintained by an organization was wonderful. The volunteers were so knowledgeable, it is located in a lovely neighborhood, the home itself, the artifacts, the history of Denmark and Solvang in videos, photographs, dioromas were just outstanding. It also has a peaceful air about it that was so refreshing after the bustle of central Solvang on a Sunday.

1  Thank LauranTony
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Sometimes you find something interesting where you least expect it. I enjoyed visiting this museum so much more than I thought I would. There was so much to see and learn about the town. Every room offered something new and different. Then there was the building in the back with the storks on the roof and a replica of the town. The docents were so nice and made you feel welcome. Don't leave Solvang without a visit here.

1  Thank Batmom7
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Tucked away in a residential area of downtown Solvang - don't miss a visit to this really beautiful museum packed with local history and current exhibits.

1  Thank Friesian
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