City of Odense

Welcome to Odense - right in the middle of Denmark and the Region of Southern Denmark

Odense is Denmark's third largest city with around 200.000 inhabitants and have the advantage of being located in the heart of Denmark.

Odense gathers some of Denmark’s most interesting activities, within robotics and health tech and that makes Odense a great meeting point. We provide strong public support to new investors and companies that relocate to Odense, and over the next 10 – 15 years, investments to the tune of Euro 3.2 billion will transform Odense into an internationally renowned city of knowledge.

Odense is also the famous writer Hans Christian Andersen’s home town and the ”capital” of Funen. Odense has charming high streets, lots of museums and activities, Odense Zoo, lovely green parks and much more.

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On this page you can find information on restaurants, shopping, accommodation, events, sights and whatever else you need to plan your trip to Odense.