Viking Ship Museum


Viking Ship Museum

Viking Ship Museum may refer to:

* Viking Ship Museum (Oslo)
* Viking Ship Museum (Roskilde)


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  • Viking Ship Museum (Oslo) — The Viking Ship Museum (in Norwegian Vikingskipshuset The Viking Ship House) is located at Bygdøy in Oslo, Norway. It is part of the Museum of Cultural History of the University of Oslo, and houses the Viking ships from Tune, Gokstad, and Oseberg …   Wikipedia

  • Viking Ship Museum (Roskilde) — The Viking Ship Museum in Roskilde is the Danish national museum for ships, seafaring and boatbuilding in the prehistoric and medieval period. Around the year 1070, five Viking ships were deliberately sunk at Skuldelev in Roskilde Fjord in order… …   Wikipedia

  • Viking ship — is a collective term for ships used during the Viking Age (793–1066) in Northern Europe. They often had a dragon head or other circular object protruding from the front and back, for design. The ships are normally divided into classes based on… …   Wikipedia

  • Viking ship replica — The Viking at the World s Columbian Exposition in Chicago, 1893 Viking ship replicas are one of the more common types of ship replica. Viking, the very first Viking ship replica, was built by the Rødsverven shipyard in Sandefjord, Norway. In 1893 …   Wikipedia

  • Viking (ship) — The Viking is an exact replica of the Gokstad ship, a Viking ship found in a burial mound near Sandefjord, Norway in 1880. The ship was built by the Rødsverven shipyard. The construction was undertaken by Commander Christen Christensen in… …   Wikipedia

  • Museum of Cultural History — (Kulturhistorisk museum (KHM)) is an organisation at the University of Oslo, Norway. It was established in 1999 as Universitetets kulturhistoriske museum with the merging of the bodies Oldsaksamlingen (including the Viking Ship Museum at Bygdøy) …   Wikipedia

  • Viking ships — A modern replica of a Viking ship. Viking ships were vessels used during the Viking Age in Northern Europe. Scandinavian tradition of shipbuilding during the Viking Age was characterized by slender and flexible boats, with symmetrical ends with… …   Wikipedia

  • Viking — For other uses, see Viking (disambiguation). Danish seamen, painted mid twelfth century …   Wikipedia

  • Ship replica — A ship replica is a reconstruction of a no longer existing ship. Replicas can range from authentically reconstructed, fully seaworthy ships, to ships of modern construction that give an impression of a historic vessel. Some replicas may not even… …   Wikipedia

  • Museum and historic ships of the Great Lakes — This is a list of museum ships and boats of the Great Lakes, North America, including surviving hulls, museum and/or historic ships at risk, other surviving historic hulls and interesting partial ships of note, etc. Contents 1 Museum ships and… …   Wikipedia


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