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 in English from 25th October to 26th November 2021:
It is free to participate in the tours when you have purchased a ticket for the Viking Ship Museum.
Daily: 13:00 - 13:45
Meeting point: Next to the ticket sales in the Viking Ship Hall
Family ticket for 2 adults and children under 18 years: 280 DKK
Adults: 150 DKK
Season pass: 170 DKK
Children 0-17 years: Always free admission
Groups are advised to book a private tour.