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It is a centre for research and education in the Nordic countries and home to Aarhus University, Scandinavia's largest university, including Aarhus University Hospital and INCUBA Science Park.

Major Danish companies have based their headquarters here and people commute for work and leisure from a wide area in Region Midtjylland.

Many public and religious buildings were built in and around the city; notably Aarhus Cathedral was initiated in the late 12th century by the influential bishop Peder Vognsen.

In 1441, Christopher III issued the oldest known charter granting market town status although similar privileges may have existed as far back as the 12th century.

In the 1950s many jazz clubs sprang up around the city, fuelled by the young population.

By the 1960s, the music scene diversified into rock and other genres.

Some Danish cities resisted the new spelling of their names, notably Aalborg and Aabenraa.

Århus city council explicitly embraced the new spelling, as it was thought to enhance an image of progressiveness.

Archaeologists have conducted several excavations in the inner city since the 1960s revealing wells, streets, homes and workshops.