Fascinating new insights into cultural heritage
The Customs House features temporary exhibitions related to cultural history and contemporary art exhibitions.
Local History and Contemporary Art
Museums of Eastern Funen and the Kerteminde Art Association present a programme of temporary exhibitions in Kerteminde’s old Customs House. Museums of Eastern Funen, for example, presents exhibitions about local history. Each year, there is also an exhibition organised in collaboration with local archives in the municipality of Kerteminde.
The History of the Customs House
The Customs House is one of the oldest buildings in Kerteminde. It was built by around 1590 by Niels Bager, a merchant from Odense, when Kerteminde served as a port city for Odense.