Skagen Museum

Skagen Museum

Skagen Museum is one of Denmark`s most well-known museums because of the artists Anna and Michael Ancher and P.S. Krøyer.

Skagen Museum is a museum located in Skagen in Denmark. It showcases the works of the Skagen Painters, a group of artists who lived and worked in the Skagen area in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and their paintings are famous worldwide.

The museum features paintings, drawings, and sculptures by artists such as P.S. Krøyer and Michael Ancher. The museum also exhibits local cultural and historical artefacts, including furniture and everyday objects from the Skagen area.


An impressive collection

The collection of Skagens Museum includes over 1800 paintings, sketches, graphic works, sculptures and ceramics, mainly from 1870-1930.

Back around 1870 up to 1930, Skagen became a meeting place for international painters and artists, and the stories tell that in the 1880s, Skagen had a Worldwide reputation. 



Where is Skagen

Skagen is located in the northernmost part of Denmark, called North Jutland, on the peninsula of Jutland. It is known for its beautiful beaches, dunes, harbour, and of course, the Skagen Painters.


Skagen Museum
Brøndumsvej 4
9990 Skagen
Skagen, North Jutland

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  • Lattitude: 57.724766
  • Longitude: 10.597129