The Viking Ship Museum, Oslo

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  • Address: Huk Aveny 35, 0287 Oslo, Norway
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +47-22851900
  • Ticket Price: 40 NOK
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, Family And Kids
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About The Viking Ship Museum, Oslo

Containing some of the world’s most well preserved Viking artefacts, this museum mainly exhibits Viking ships from Gokstad, Oseberg and Tune. The magnificent vessels, built in the 9th century, were used for both ocean crossings and burial rituals. Of great interest are the gifts given to the deceased. Also on display are sledges, beds, wood carvings, grave goods and buckets. The main attraction here is the Oseberg Ship, excavated from a burial mound in Tonsberg. The museum may look small, but it’s packed a lot of goodies into a very small space.

The Viking Ship Museum Information

  • Parking is behind the museum. It is free in winter.

The Viking Ship Museum Ticket Prices

  • Adults NOK 80
  • Children under 18 Free
  • Students/seniors NOK 50
  • The ticket price also covers entry into the Historical Museum

How To reach The Viking Ship Museum by Public Transport

  • Bus no 30 stop Vikingskipshuset

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The Viking Ship Museum, Oslo Reviews

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  • I enjoyed this museum. I usually really don't like museums, but I found this one much more interesting than most. I loved getting to learn about the history of Vikings. The displays they had were really interesting. They also had a really cool video that overtook one of the rooms. My favorite part was the ships though. Getting to see the architecture of the boats up close was awesome. They had little overlooks you could walk up too get a closer look from a higher viewpoint. They had three different boats to look at and the history behind each. It's a pretty small museum, so it only took us 1-2 hours to see the whole thing. I definitely think this museum is worth going to while in Oslo!

  • I absolutely loved my visit here! This museum is beautiful - the displays are well presented and informative. I learnt so much. Our visit lasted about 2 hours (that included reading as much as I could!) There was also a short animation projected every 15 minutes and short films on a TV that included a project about building a Viking boat. Highly recommend this museum

  • I loved this museum, I'm a Viking fan so this was a must to me. Don't expect a massive amount of ships there are only three and all the amazing items that were found with these vessels. There is also a short film about the Vikings which is projected on the walls and ceiling and the music is haunting and moving. There is also a great selection of memorabilia in the gift shop....well worth I visit...Skål

  • Wonderful Experience This museum is centered on two boats discovered as graves. They contained a lot of objects beautiful preserved and displayed in this museum. The boats and objects are very important to understand Vikings, their life and habits. The museum is not big and complicated so the visit is like a breeze of Scandinavian history.

  • I loved my visit to the Vikings museums. One of the must see places while in Oslo. Lots of history and centuries old collections of Vikings ships. It is well designed with various sections. There is a souvenirs shop inside the museum so one can get something to add on personal collections from travels. Also there is a coffee shop and a good parking. The museum is also accessible by bus.

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