Viking Ship Museum

The Viking Ships in Roskilde

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 the large boat collection in the Museum Harbour and try your hand at Viking crafts.

A Museum for all
Exciting exhibitions – Films about the Viking ships and Sea Stallion from Glendalough – Dress as a Viking and imagine yourself back in the Viking Age – Go onboard Viking ships – Activities for children – Boatyard – Museum Harbour – Museum Shop with Scandinavian design – Eat New Nordic Viking Food.

Opening Hours


Vindeboder 12

4000 Roskilde