Maritime archaeology projects

The Viking Ship Museum carries out archaeological surveys and excavations in eastern Danish waters. In the menu to the left you can read about some of our previous projects. Below you can read news the museum's archaeology news.

News

The Viking Ship Museum recovers a medieval ship in Storstrømmen

The rare find will provide the archaeologists with new knowledge concerning the development of the Nordic ship, fro…

In the Wake of the Vikings - Special exhibition

The special exhibition 'In the Wake of the Vikings' is the story about how the five Skuldelev ships have shaped the…

Rare underwater find of Mesolithic settlement

Maritime archaeologists from the Viking Ship Museum in Roskilde have found an 8,000 year old settlement under 5m of…