Flexible as a Viking?


Being agile, playful, and adventurous is good if you want to be a good Viking - and whether you are a child, young or adult.

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The animals on the farm


Experience the animals on the farm. 

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Axe throwing and bow-and-arrow-shooting


A Viking had to be able to use an ax and to shoot with a bow and arrow or other methods. 

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Braiding with sling sticks


Join us and braid hair bands, book bindings, or bracelets. Saturday 27 May. 

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Make a necklace

Et halsband som ligger på sau ull. Det er brukt jerntråd og tre perler. Perlene er blitt malt i forskjellige farger.

Reproduction of collars with iron wire and beads from a Norwegian find from the 900s. Saturday 13. May

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Create your own hnefatafl board game. Saturday 20. May 

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Leather Balls


Come along and throw leather balls, can you hit the bucket farthest away? Saturday 6. May

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Face painting

Høvdinghuset i nydelig vér med blå himmel og sol. Fine fjell i bakgrunnen og en flott natur rundt

Get viking-style makeup. Saturday 29. April 

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Basket Weaving


Basket weaving with sallow branches. Saturday 22. April 

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Loki´s Day

Inside of the longhouse

Join us for a special celebration of Loke. Saturday 1 April 

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Yggdrasil Theme

The worlds three

Imagine Yggdrasil´s nine worlds of paint and collages. Thursday 6 April 

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Learn to beat drums


Join us and beat the drum in a Viking concert. Friday 7 April

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Stick Bread

Steker pinnebrød over bålet

Make bread in the Viking way! Saturday 8 April 

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Embossing in leather

Embossing in leather

 Create a stylish leather bookmark, bracelet or medallion. Saturday 15 April. 

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Swords & Shields

Gutt som holder et skjold og har på seg hjelm

We make swords and shields and learn about fighting techniques. Saturday 25 March 

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Art styles in the Viking age

Høvdinghuset med snø på

Lear about Viking art and create medallion in different styles. Saturday 18 March 

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Summer jobs 2023 (deadline February 15, 2023)

Sesongarbeider. Foto: Kjell Ove Storvik/Lofotr Vikingmuseum

 We are looking for enthusiastic, happy and skilled co-workers for the upcoming summer season of 2023.

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Program for Lofotr Vikingfestival 2022


We are pleased to announce the Vikingfestival 3. -7. August 2022.

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The blacksmith and craftsmen


The blacksmith can be found every day in the smithy this summer. The smithy is located down by Viking ship harbour. You can also find craftspeople in the chieftain´s house.

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Sail and row Viking ship


Come and join sailing with the Viking ship this summer.

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TEL: +47 76 15 40 00

EMAIL: vikingmuseet@lofotr.no

WEB: www.lofotr.no