Sandefjord building site is taking shape

Regardless of difficulties represented by mud and heavy snowfall, our building site in Sandefjord is finding…

Research project on use of osiers

Thanks to a grant of NOK 25,000 from the Oseberg Fund, we can now go ahead…

Keel tree for Gokstad replica has been felled

We´ve been searching for a keel tree large enough for our Gokstad replica for more than…

Money for the Viking Festival

The Vestfold and Telemark County Council has just granted NOK 75,000 to our annual Viking Festival,…

Viking building almost finished

Our ship builders have not been idle while waiting for building a Gokstad replica. Throughout winter…

There will be two Viking festivals this year

The municipality has granted USD 6,000 as a contribution towards our annual Viking Festival (Aug. 12.-15).…

Gokstad replica is finding its shape

Shortly we will start building our reconstruction of the Gokstad ship. The work will be based…

Congratulations, Vibeke!

Vibeke Bischoff at the Viking Ship Museum in Roskilde had few problems in defending her doctoral…

Life rafts for our ships

Life rafts are absolute necessities on board if Saga Oseberg and Saga Farmann are to be…

The most copied Viking Ship in the world

No Viking Ship has been copied more than the Gokstad Ship. “Viking” was the first and…