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The Viking Ship Museum

The Viking Ship Museum Photo: Kulturhistorisk Museum, UiO/Ove Holst
The Viking Ship Museum Photo: Kulturhistorisk Museum, UiO/Ove Holst

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Description

The Viking Ship Museum presents great Viking ship discoveries from Gokstad, Oseberg and Tune as well as other finds from Viking tombs around the Oslo Fjord.

The museum displays the world's two best-preserved wooden Viking ships built in the 9th century, as well as small boats, sledges, a cart with exceptional ornamentation, implements, tools, harness, textiles and household utensils.


Norwegian name: Vikingskipshuset

Categories

  • Museums & Galleries Museums & Galleries

Hours

5/1/2015 - 9/30/2015
Mon - Sun
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10/1/2015 - 12/23/2015
Mon - Sun
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
1/2/2015 - 2/8/2015
Mon - Sun
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
2/10/2015 - 4/30/2015
Mon - Sun
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Transportation


Ferry No.91 > Dronningen (April-Oct.) Bus No.30 > Vikingskipene

Facilities

  • Museums, Galleries and crafts

    • museum shop
    • books
    • guided tour by appointment
    • exhibition
  • Other services

    • jewellery
    • souvenirs
  • Credit cards

    • MasterCard
    • Visa
  • Disabled persons

    • disables persons info at VisitOSLO
  • Discounts

    • free with the Oslo Pass

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The Viking Ship Museum - Photo: Kulturhistorisk Museum, UiO/Ove Holst

The Viking Ship Museum

The Viking Ship Museum presents great Viking ship discoveries from Gokstad, Oseberg and Tune as well as other finds from Viking tombs around the Oslo...

The Viking Ship Museum

Source: Visitnorway

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