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Aarhus Vikingemuseet

Skt.Clemens Torv 6, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
+45 89 42 11 00
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How interesting !!!

Wow ! Once you find it......-It is a little hard to find, because it is downstairs, in actual... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ghm11_2
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Gothenburg, Sweden
A free and interesting small museum

The Aarhus Viking Museum (different from the Moesgaard museum) is constructed on the very same spot... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bi22016
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Columbus, Ohio
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
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“viking era” (5 reviews)
“free museum” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Skt.Clemens Torv 6, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
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+45 89 42 11 00
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wow ! Once you find it......-It is a little hard to find, because it is downstairs, in actual excavated location, next to a big bank, but it is in the very center of town, so DON'T MISS IT ! If you are at all interested...More

Thank ghm11_2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Aarhus Viking Museum (different from the Moesgaard museum) is constructed on the very same spot where the Viking found the town Aarhus (Aros) some 1200 years ago. This small underground museum is extremely well planned and designed. The visual, audio programs and artifacts give...More

Thank bi22016
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Located in a basement area of a building, very informative, display boards to explain the artifacts, no interactive or technological exhibits, but that makes a nice change sometimes, so I am not sure if it would appeal to young children because of this. No entry...More

Thank Istayedthere
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

It's hard to leave a real review for a place I haven't entered, but we did go at 3:45 on a weekday and it was closed. The sign on the door said it was open until 4pm. Disappointing! Consistency is key as many have limited...More

Thank e3v3e
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Located in the basement of a Nordea bank, this little museum displays Viking era artifacts uncovered on site. Worth a short visit.

Thank mimic
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

If you have people that really can't stand museums or you're only in town for one day then squeeze this in. No viking ship any more (maybe it was moved to Roskilde?). Otherwise go to nearby Moesgaard Museum for a much better more interactive viking...More

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

It's Tiny! Did it in 10mins with our 6yo- Didn't see the Viking ship that others have posted so not sure if that was a temp display.

1  Thank OJ07
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Wonderful exhibition of the Viking Boats that were excavated from Roskilde Fjord. Lots of information about the excavation and also a bit about Vikings in general. Could have had a bit more Viking objects on display.

Thank Cargo-Girl5566
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Small and straightforward museum about the Vikings in Aarhus. Free admission. Authentic exhibition. limited opening hours.

Thank Seeder50
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Our Rick Steves tour took advantage of this free museum. The history of the Viking age was well covered, and the exhibits are educational for visitors of all ages.

Thank takrafty
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