Vikings Exhibition

Explore the rich, often-misunderstood Viking culture like never before with the largest collection of Viking artifacts ever displayed in North America. Featuring 500+ treasures, some never before seen outside of Scandinavia, THE VIKINGS EXHIBITION shows us why—even 1,000 years later—Viking culture still captivates our imagination.
Marvel at full-scale model Viking ships
Virtually excavate a Viking ship layer by layer, making discoveries of weapons, tools and animals.
Experience Viking daily life with interactive activities that explore the symbolism of traditional clothing, compete in authentic Viking games and test your strength with an accurate model of a Viking sword.
Learn about Norse mythology dating back to 750-1100 AD with displays of exquisite jewelry, metalwork craftsmanship like swords and armor, religious and pendants representing the pagan gods.
Contact Info
Address: 226 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036. New York County. Tel: 646-619-8625. Email: Website: Hrs: Sun.-Tues. 10AM-7PM, Wed.-Thurs. 10AM-8PM, Fri.-Sat. 10AM-9PM. Final entry 45 minutes before closing. Please see website for most current hours. Contact a group sales agent at: or 646-619-8625.
Trip Info
Grade Level: 5th-College. Activity Type: Self-Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: Approx. 90 minutes per exhibition. Cost: Group Rates Available for 10+.

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