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.

Spring at the Viking Ship Museum

- (all day)

Every during spring, the Viking Ship Museum offers activities for all ages. Sail out on Roskilde Fjord, meet the…

Daily summer sailing trips on Roskilde Fjord

- (all day)

Experience what it was like to be a Viking on board one of the Viking Ship Museum’s traditional Nordic boats, which…

Full-day cours 'Learn to sail a Viking ship'

The dates for the full-day courses of 2019 has now been set, and you can start booking the sailing experience of a…

Besøg bådeværftet i vinterferien

Alle sanserne tages i brug når man besøger Vikingeskibsmuseet. Nyd duften af træ og tjære, lyt til ekkoet fra…

Cnut the Great's raid - King for a day

Durring the Autumn Holiday, 13- 21. October, we focus on Cnut the Great - the greatest Viking king- and invites you…

Forårsaktiviteter på Vikingeskibsmuseet

Hver dag i foråret tilbyder Vikingeskibsmuseet aktiviteter for store og små. Sejl ud på Roskilde Fjord, mød…

Vikingernes vinterferie-værksteder

Bliv udstyret som en rigtig handelsmand med læderpung til dine sølvmønter og lykke-amulet, der skal hjælpe dig på…

Falconer and birds of prey

18th – 20th October the falconer visits the Viking Ship Museum

Viking for a day – Autumn Holiday at the Viking Ship Museum

Fun activities for the whole family Saturday 14th – Sunday 22nd October

7 - 13 August: Use of the boats

Go on board the Viking Ship Museum's Viking ships and participate in activities on board the warship, cargo ship…