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Viking Ship Museum, Roskilde

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Transport yourself back to the age of the Vikings at Viking Ship Museum. View archeological treasures and exhibits dedicated to the ancient craft of boat building, and learn more about Viking life and history. Don't miss the five traditional vessels that were recovered, restored, and are now moored in the shipyards outside. Stop by one of the demonstrations that occur throughout the day, including rope making, basketry, boat building, and cooking. The museum location offers great views of the fjord. Take a look at our Roskilde online day trip planner to schedule your visit to Viking Ship Museum and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The museum is great for what it is, and I'm sure kids would find it all a lot more fascinating. I really enjoyed it, but it wasn't earth shattering. It's a super easy train ride from Copenhagen... 
    The museum is great for what it is, and I'm sure kids would find it all a lot more fascinating. I really enjoyed it, but it wasn't earth shattering. It's a super easy train ride from Copenhagen...  more »
  • After years of wanting to go, my wife got us all to attend, a family of 4, including a 6 and a 10 year old girl. There was something for all of us. My wife is a history teacher and read about so many....  more
    After years of wanting to go, my wife got us all to attend, a family of 4, including a 6 and a 10 year old girl. There was something for all of us. My wife is a history teacher and read about so many....  more »
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  • Great museum! I strongly recommend the English guide to the Main Hall at 13:00. Don't forget to grab lunch at the Coffee Shop as well ! The food was yummy. 🥗😋
  • Wonderful place. Very good exhibitions and activities (take a Viking boat and try to sail through the fjord!) Perfect Tour guides!

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