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.
Fun activities for the whole family Saturday 14th – Sunday 22nd October
Become 'King for a day' – join warrior training, Dress up as a Viking and write with runes.
The Viking Ship Museum’s boatbuilders are busy building a new replica of a Viking ship at the Boatyard.