In a town like Ribe you will see art almost everywhere you look. Ribe’s confident and creative spirit can be witnessed in the beauty of historic buildings and homes, in the sculptures that enhances its parks, and in the many art galleries and working artist’s studios.
Ribe’s dramatic history and the magnificent landscape around the city is a great source of inspiration, and it is no surprise that so many talented artists and craftsmen have their homes here.
Throughout time, the Wadden Sea and the marshland have had a particular appeal for artists and art craftsmen.
From here, many artists find the inspiration which enables them to bring to life their artistic dreams and fantasies.
The museum was established in 1891 and has since then been housed in a large mansion, popularly known as the castle. Read more about the museum.