Lejre Museum is located in the old farmbuildings of Hestebjerggård in the village of Gl. Lejre. A neaby hill gave name to the farm. The Museum reopened in Marts 2016. After the reconstruction visitors are
greeted by the sculpture ”Hov, Hjelm, Hest efter Skjold” by Peter Brandes. The sculpture now rests upon three massive granite blocks and together with the pavement it makes a strong entrance to the museum.