11:00: Guided tour in Danish (Saturdays, Sundays and Christmas holidays)

The five viking ships excavated at Skuldelev
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Published 07th Dec 2020

The five impressive Viking ships, excavated at Skuldelev in Roskilde Fjord, are the focal point for the story of the ships significance for the Viking society. It tells about war, expeditions, trade and travel - and life in the Nordic countries 1000 years ago.

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The guided tours are conducted by students of history and archeology. Their stories bring the original ships to life and put the discovery of the five Skuldelev ships in perspective in relation to the maritime culture of the Viking Age.

Facts about guided tours in Danish in the Viking Ship Hall

It's free to join the guided tour once you've bought an entrance ticket to the museum.

Danish language: at 11:00 - 11.45 on Saturdays, Sundays and Christmas holidays

Meeting point: The sales office in the Viking Ship Hall (see on map, pdf).

Facts about guided tours in English:

25th of October until 26th of November: Every day at 13:00 - 13:45

29th of November until 23rd of December: All weekdays at 13:00 - 13:45

Following weekends: 27th-28th of November, and the 4th-5th, 11th-12th, 18th-19th of December: 14:00 - 14:45

Christmas holidays from the 26th-30th of December: kl. 14.00 - 14.45