Dating 40 favrskov gymnasium
In 1971 Århus Statsgymnasium started a Higher Preparatory Examination (HF) programme which lasted until 1992.The building of Aarhus Statsgymnasium is a listed structure.
In 2007 the Danish counties were disbanded and the school has, like most other Danish educational institutions, been self-owning and independent under the state since then.
"Aa" was also used by some major institutions between 1948-2011 as well, such as Aarhus university (AU) or the largest local sports club, Aarhus Gymnastikforening (AGF), who have never used the "Å"-spelling.
Archaeologists have conducted several excavations in the inner city since the 1960s revealing wells, streets, homes and workshops.
Aarhus is home to the annual eight-day Aarhus International Jazz Festival, the SPo T Festival and the North Side Festival.
In 2017, Aarhus has been selected as European Capital of Culture along with Paphos in Cyprus.