Current at the Viking Ship Museum

14th – 20th August: Sailmakers Workshop

From the 14th – 20th August, you can meet the sailmaker and follow the work on the sails.

21st - 27th august: By the Edge of the Sea – Storytelling week

Fantastic stories, which will sweep you away, told by some of the world’s best storytellers.

Buy your sailing ticket from home

This summer, it is possible to pre-purchase tickets for the 10.30 and 11:00 boat trip on Roskilde Fjord.

Summer theme weeks at the Viking Ship Museum

Throughout the summer the Viking Ship Museum focus on the many different maritime crafts and other special vikinge …

Summer at the Viking Ship Museum

Experience the Viking Age with all your senses! Touch, feel, smell and try: get close to Vikings’ life, craftwork a…

A Viking ship built from 200 year old fleet oak

The construction of a Viking ship requires the best materials - not least the first class oak timber.

Workshop in Viking Boatbuilding

How did the Vikings build their boats? That question is at the heart of the Viking Ship Museum’s work, and in 2017 …