Explore Thyborön

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Sneglehus kvarteret

Attractions and sights


In JyllandsAkvariet you can get VERY CLOSE to the many quirky and colorful fish species that live in the North Sea and the Limfjord.

– Come, see, touch, follow and help feed the fish that swim around and live well in the aquarium in Thyborøn. Maybe you dare to take a crab in your hand or stroke a shark on the back?

Outdoor tours – take JyllandsAkvariet on:

  • Amber Safari
  • Seal safari
  • Dolphin safari
  • Nature safari
  • Oyster safari

Read more and see the dates of the safari-tours 


Sneglehuset (The house of snail shells)

Sneglehuset is located at the end of Sneglevej in Thyborøn.

Everywhere both outside and inside, brickwork and furniture are covered in ingenious patterns, created from seashells and snail shells. This fantastic house was created by a single man over a long life.


Themis Skatepark

The old athletics stadium in Thyborøn, Vesterhavsgade 86, was transformed during 2018 into one of West Jutland’s coolest skate parks.

Here, children of all ages and other interested parties can try their hand at either skateboarding or scootering – there’s a little bit of everything here, regardless of whether you’re experienced or a beginner, you’re welcome. Several experts, both national and international, have already tested the course and think it has been a super cool experience to visit the park.

– So remember your skateboard, scooter, helmet and protective equipment – the next time you visit the city.



Sea War Museum Jutland

Come and experience relics from the time of the First World War. See what was used in the battle on, under and above the water in the North Sea off the west coast of Jutland.


The memorial park of the Battle of Jutland 

On 1 June 2016, the memorial park was established in Thyborøn. A landscape artwork created by artist Paul M. Cederdorff in memory of the 8645 British and German marines who died in the Battle of Jutland on 31 May 1916.


Ravhuset (The amber house)

Here you can see a completely unique collection of amber, jewelery and other works of art in amber. Come and say hello to the amber sander Bjarne Hansen.

Find inspiration for more holiday experiences and activities

along the entire Northwest Coast

Explore the raw and amazing nature

The North Sea – worth a visit all year round!

Bring the family and be blown away by the sea, fly the kite with the wind, catch a fish (there are plenty of them) or go amber hunting.

Enjoy a dip at our fantastic bathing beach, where the lifeguard tower is guarded by Trygfonden’s lifeguards in the period 28 June to 21 August between 10 am and 6 pm.

Both the wild waters of the North Sea and the mild waters of the Limfjord are suitable for water sports.

Whether you are a windsurfer, stand up paddleboarder, kitesurfer or kayaker – yes, there really are many options here in the area.

Also explore Lemvig Marina, Thorsminde and Klitmøller, which are right in the neighbourhood.

If you are a beginner and would like to try water sports, several local enthusiasts are ready during the season with various introductory offers for water sports.

Contact Thyborøn Surfcenter for surf lessons, board rental, guided stand-up paddle trips, snorkelling and diving.

Read more about the area’s surf sports here.


Naturrum Thyborøn (Nature Haven)

Naturrum Thyborøn starts at the parking lot at the south end of Vesterhavsgade. There are signs that show the way. In the area there is a covered rest area with tables/bench sets and a toilet. Above the dyke there is a playground, a viewing platform with a view of the North Sea. Two hikes of 4 and 11 km respectively depart from the area.

Go hiking

See an overview of hikes in the area.

Go on a walking holiday along the West Coast – from Thyborøn to Vestervig.

Cycle routes

See an overview of cycle routes in the area

Are you looking for a cycling holiday along the West Coast – then Bikewithus has arranged the whole trip for you.

If there are any questions about any of this, you are very welcome to contact us, and we will do everything we can to help you.

Free access to swimcenter etc.

Enjoy – as an overnight guest at the campsite and in the cabin town, you have free entry to Wærket’s (Thyborøn Hallens) new great facilities.


Ball hall for all kinds of ball games, badminton & table tennis NB: Only seasonally open summer & related public holidays


Indoor pool with waterslide, children's pool, swimming pool, hot water pool and wellness area with sauna and steam bath


Indoor playground for the little ones
Only open seasonally!