A museum for all

Feel the presence of history when you stand before the five original Viking ships that bear witness to war, trade and sea voyages to distant places.
The Viking Ship Museum focuses on the Vikings' maritime craftsmanship and their impressive ships. 
Follow the work in the Boatyard, visit our large boat collection in the Museum Harbour and try your hand at Viking crafts. 

Exciting exhibitions - Films about the Viking ships and Sea Stallion fron Glendalough - Go on board Viking ships - Activities for children - Boatyard - Museum Harbour - Museum Shop with Scandinavian design - Eat New Nordic Viking Food.

Winter Holiday activities

Saturday 9th - Sunday 24th February 2019: Winter Holiday - The Viking Ship is loaded with...? Learn all about the …

Climb Aboard - a new exhibition in the Viking Ship Hall

The exhibition takes you to the open sea where the weather changes from calm breeze to storms, thunder and high se…

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…

18. February 2019