Current at the Viking Ship Museum

The Friends of the Viking Ship Museum have donated 250,000 DKK, setting the course towards the world’s longest Viking ship.

The Friends of the Viking Ship Museum have donated a quarter of a million kroner to finance the first steps towards…

The Viking Ship Hall has been removed from the list of protected buildings and the five Viking ships can now be secured for the future

Due to expected rising water levels in Roskilde Fjord in the coming future, Denmark's Minister for Culture Mette Bo…

Film: Launch of the Viking Ship Museum's latest boat, 'Storkjoven'

"May the ship be easy for the oars, fast from the wind, but do not run from its skipper"... Watch the film from t…

Viking and Iron Age expanded boats - New book out now

The Viking Age is often seen as the period with the large, beautiful clinker-built ships, with iconic, sweeping ste…

Climb Aboard - a new exhibition in the Viking Ship Hall

The exhibition takes you to the open sea where the weather changes from calm breeze to storms, thunder and high se…

200 year-old-oak to be cleaved at the Viking Ship Museum.

The massive 8 meter long oak log, with a weight of around 8 tons, will be cleaved with mallets, wedges and raw musc…

Delivery of massive oak logs to the Viking Ship Museum’s boatyard

Two 200-year-old oak logs – one of which weighs over 6 tons – will arrive at the Viking Ship Museum’s boatyard on F…