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Viking Ship Museum

Viking Ship Museum
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Type of Attraction
Museums, Outlying Areas
Interests That Apply
Photography, History, Architecture, Outdoors
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Price: $15-$20
Is there parking?: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Mobility Assistance Available: Wheelchair
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
This is a good place to get: Snacks Lunch
Restrooms: Available
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Viking Ship Museum

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Address: Phone:
Vindeboder 12
Roskilde, 4000
+45 4630 0200


The Viking Ship Museum contains the remains of five Viking ships dating from the years 1000-1050 which were found in Skuldelev near Roskilde in 1962. The ships have now been completely restored to their original state. The museum also contains a fascinating permanent exhibition dealing with the historical background as well as a shipyard where visitors can see how the Vikings used to build their ships.

Times & Dates

Open Hours: 10am-4pm daily, until 5pm in the summer
Visit Time: 2hr-Half day(4hr)
Average Wait Time: 0-15min
Price: $15-$20
Discounts Available: Under 18 free, Groups of 15+, In the winter


Indoor with climate control. Notes: Some of the exhibitions and activities are outside.

Age Recommendations/Requirements

Ages Admitted: Infants/Toddlers (0-3yrs), Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Ages that would most enjoy this attraction: Infants/Toddlers (0-3yrs), Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Groups that would most enjoy this attraction: Couples, Families, Friends, Groups, Solo Travelers


Nearest Train or Bus: Roskilde Station
Best Modes of Transportation: Automobile/Car Train
Notes: Direct trains from Copenhagen Main Railway take about ½ hour.
Parking Availability: Yes
Average Price per Hour: Free

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