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Conference details

Welcome to Aarhus


Map of Aarhus City







Department of Archaeology – Aarhus University

Moesgård Museum

Moesgård Allé 20

DK-8270 Højbjerg



Map of Moesgaard


Arriving in Aarhus

By Train

Participants travelling by train will arrive in Aarhus at the main train station (Banegaard).


By Plane

Participants travelling by plane and airport bus will arrive in Aarhus at the airport bus stop in front of the main train station (Banegård).



How to get to Moesgård from Aarhus city


Map of how to get to Moesgaard


Approx. 10 kilometres



By bus

Bus no. 18 takes you from Aarhus city to Moesgård Museum (conference venue)

“Banegårdspladsen/Park Allé” is the stop closest to the main train station. Buses run every half hour. The trip takes approx. 30 min.



You can buy tickets (DKK 20) in the bus, but you cannot pay with foreign cards; only in Danish coins. You are advised to buy a clip-card (so called klippekort) for 2 zones (=10 tickets for DKK 130), available in every kiosk and 7/11.




By Taxi

Aarhus Taxa, phone: +45 89 48 48 48

Approx. price from Aarhus city to Moesgård is approx. DKK 200. To reduce costs, you might share a taxi with other conference participants.



The Conference Bureau is in “Bassebo” (first entrance in the white building to the left, when you are approaching Moesgård from the allé).

Opening hours:

Tuesday, 5th June:      14.00-18.00

Wednesday, 6th June:   8.00-10.00 and 13.00-15.00

Thursday, 7th June:     13.00-15.00

Friday, 8th June                 13.00-15.00



Conference check-in

All participants should report to the conference bureau when they first arrive at Moesgård.


On Tuesday 5th June, check-in will be in the lunch tent (in the courtyard near the entrance to the lecture hall, where the official opening will take place).


On registering you will receive the conference bag. This will contain the programme (scheduling changes should they occur), abstract book, maps of the town and the Moesgård area, etc.


If you arrive outside conference bureau opening hours and would like to check in, please contact Birgit Rasmussen on mobile +45 60255664.