What happens in August 2019

What happens in August 2019

In August, the summer season is waning, but it does not end without a proper festivity! On 7th-11th of August 2019 Lofotr Viking Festival will have its 15th anniversary. There will also be Viking games and trips with the Viking ship in the Viking harbor thoughout August, while horseriding for children, the outdoor café and the Vikings' warm lunch takes place until mid-month.

What's on at Lofotr Vikingmuseum in August?

Opening hours can be found here.
Visit outside opening hours can be booked in advance (groups).

Archeologicial exhibition, film and the Chieftain's House is open.
Bring your smartphone to listen to the stories about the findings that are displayed.
Viking Feast every evening for individual guests (prebooked) at 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM.
The Museum Gift Shop is open during museum opening hours.
The Museum Cafe is open during musuem opening hours.

There is a lot of activity and a lot going on in the summer months. The artisans demonstrate their skills - and of course you are welcome to have a chat with them! You can try Viking games, sailing or rowing the Viking ship, children can ride horses, the animals on the farm are out on the large outdoor areas. Both adults and children can enjoy and have fun at the museum.


June 1 - August 31: 
Extra activities: shoot with bow and arrow, throw axes and learn other important Viking skills. The activities take place at the Viking Ship Harbor, where there is a nice environment with several reconstructed buildings.

June 15 - August 31:
The Viking ship is ready for sailing (or rowing) with the museum's guests.

June 15 - August 15:
Horseback riding for young children at Viking Ship Harbor. Kind Nordland horses are ready to take the kids on a little trip.
Skjeltersjåen Café at the Viking Ship Harbor is open.
Enjoy the Vikings' warm lunch in the Chieftain's House.

August 7 - August 11:
100-150 Vikings - market - activities - performances with music and theater, games and competitions 5 days to end! Read more about Lofotr Viking Festival.

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