Opening hours and practical information

When is the museum open and how do I find it?

The Danish Museum of Nursing History


Fjordvej 152, 6000 Kolding
Phone: + 45 76 32 76 76

City bus number 7 runs directly to the museum from the bus terminal in Kolding. For timetable see

Opening hours

Monday closed (in July: 11-16)
Tuesday to Sunday 11-16
Sale of tickets ends 30 min. before closing time.  


Adults:  50 kr.
Children (under 16 years of age):  0 kr.
Pensioners:  35 kr.
Students:  35 kr.
Groups (of min. 10 persons):  35 kr. each

The museum also offers introductions in English. They last 45 minutes and cost 450 kr. + entrance fee (weekends 600 kr. + entrance fee). Contact the museum for further information and reservations.

Please note that we do not accept foreign credit cards.

The permanent exhibition is translated into English. 


The museum offers good conditions for wheel chair users. The exhibition is on ground level, there are wheel chair ramps outside, and a toilet for the disabled.


Cars and busses can be parked 20 metres from the museum. A few metres from the entrance door there are parking spaces reserved for disabled parking.

Coffee and food

Enjoy the view of Kolding Fiord with a cup of coffee, tea or hot chocolate from our machine. Or visit the restaurant in the main building of the old sanatorium, today known as Hotel Koldingfjord.

The museum visitors can eat their packed lunch in the museum garden.

Contact Hotel Koldingfjord

Phone: + 45 75 51 00 00 

Hotel Koldingfjord
Hotel Koldingfjord
Hotel Koldingfjord