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…

Cnut the Great's raid - King for a day

Durring the Autumn Holiday, 13- 21. October, we focus on Cnut the Great - the greatest Viking king- and invites you…

Evening boat trips 2018

Genuine sailing experience in a traditional, Nordic boat with oars, sail - and with the scent of wood tar in the no…

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…

Buy your sailing trip on-line

Join us for a unique experience on the water - we offer daily sailing trips, and some tickets are released for onli…