The five impressive Viking ships, excavated at Skuldelev in Roskilde Fjord, bear witness to the story of how important ships were for the Viking society. Learn more about how ships were built for warfare, expeditions and trade in the Viking Age - and the museum's years of work to recreate these amazing ships.
The guided tours are conducted by history and archeology students.
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.
Guided tour at the Viking Ship Museum
The guided tour is included in the admission for the Viking Ship Museum.
When: Every day, except week 7 and 8 (11 to 26 February) where the Family tour, a trading expedition will take over.
Time and language: At 11:00 in English and at 13:00 in Danish
Meeting point: Next to the ticket sales in the Viking Ship Hall
Groups are advised to book a private tour.