Throughout the summer the Viking Ship Museum focus on the many different maritime crafts and other special vikinge activities.
Depending on when you visit the museum, you can go for war training, learn boatbuilding, meet the black smith or help make wood tar with the museum's skilled craftsmen.
Theme days special:
Daily at 11:30:
Take a seat around the craftsman's workshop and immerse yourself in the fascinating craftsmanship.
During the craftmanstalk, a skilled craftsman tells you about a piece of craftsmanship, and you get an insight into the craftsman's knowledge and a feel of the cultural heritage and complex knowledge that is the basis of the craft.
Daily at 14:30:
The guests will have the opportunity to attend daily workshops where they can try their hand with maritime crafts.
July 19th - 25th: Boatbuilding days
The Viking Ship Museum’s boatbuilders are busy building a new replica of a Viking ship at the boat yard.
If you visit the museum during the special Boatbuilding days, you can cleave small logs and work with the boatbuilders tools.
You can sit in on the daily Craftman's Talk at 11.30 and participate in a special workshop at 14.00 which foucuses on boatbuilding. Only a limited numer of guests can participate in the workshop, the places will be filled ona first come, first served basis.