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Ribe Vikinge Center

Lustrupvej 4, Ribe, Esbjerg 6760, Denmark
+45 75 41 16 11
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A taste of Viking life

We visited here during the Viking market week in May, it gives you a great insight to life in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
SKaustralia
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Byron Bay, Australia
Nice way to learn about viking life and Ribe city history

This is a nice experience where you can learn about the findings in Jutland about viking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Betty D
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Delray Beach, Florida
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lustrupvej 4, Ribe, Esbjerg 6760, Denmark
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited here during the Viking market week in May, it gives you a great insight to life in Viking days. Very well laid out and the staff were helpful and gave us lots of information about viking culture. The cafe was very good we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice experience where you can learn about the findings in Jutland about viking settlements in history that have been recreated here in Ribe. There seems to be some care in creating an accurate representation of the environment and there are nice descriptions...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm sorry. We didn't get it! "Interactive " people appear to be living statues. No eye contact and ALL looked bored. No interaction at all. I couldn't recommend this. Too expensive for a walk.More

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Bjarne C, Direktør at Ribe Vikinge Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Louise M. I am very sorry about your bad experience. We take the reaction from our visitors very seriously, so I would like you to tell me what day you visited us so I can talk to the "vikings" who was on job that...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Great day - a step back in time. Historic hands getting that feel for how the Vikings lived. See How they lived, cooked, made their own tools, fought like true fighters, raised animals, grew their own food. A great day out in the open. Can...More

Thank Berit F
Reviewed 20 May 2017

pros: a small skansen with live attractions, toys and actitivties to try, kind staff, nice place, quality souvenirs in the shop, cafe, picnic places, fun for kids cons: small - but that's why it's enough 1-2 hours to get around

1  Thank Lliviabp
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We have been here during viking market in April. Absolutely amazing experience. Real Vikings offer their goods, you can see their life, battle, you can buy various real vikings goods (we have knifes, cup, sheepskin :) You can taste very good beer, or some meal....More

Thank MarqtBirch
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Outdoor museum depicting the live of Vikings in Denmark. Best to visit when the weather is dry as most of the exhibits are outdoors. Great for a family outing, explore the village and interact with the Vikings.

Thank TheYuppies
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This center is one of our favorite memories of Denmark. We are grateful that places like this exist to preserve history and the way of life of previous generations. The buildings are very authentic and even have wood burning pits inside where applicable. My kids...More

1  Thank Steinbeckfan
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A definite "do" is to get the experience card when you buy your tickets. With the card, the user can shoot an arrow, make a silver coin, and use a drawknife. The kids enjoyed interacting with the animals and staff.

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I visited for my sister's birthday - and we all had a wonderful time. Lots to see and do, and a great little gift shop on site (we were lucky enough to get our hands on a 'Viking cooking pot' for her as a birthday...More

1  Thank naomisv
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Sorry for the late answer. Yes dogs are allowed in line
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29 April 2017|
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You can also get there by train. It is also about 3,5 hours. When you come to the railway station it is the easiest to take a taxi. But we are situated only 2,5 km. south of Ribe so you can walk on a nice secure footpath if... More
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Response from Jane T | Reviewed this property |
Ribe is on Jutland, the peninsula that extends from Germany. To reach it from Copenhagen you have to cross two large islands and two long bridges. If you were travelling by car it would take you several hours with hefty... More
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