Roskilde Museum

Roskilde Museum presents the city of Roskilde’s cultural history but also local finds and artefacts dating from the Stone Age to today.

Explore the history of Denmark

Roskilde Museum describes the city’s long cultural history through unique archaeological finds and more recent objects. Once a hub of Viking trade over a thousand years ago, Roskilde is one of Denmark’s oldest cities and served as its capital for centuries.

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and the museum is putting on an exciting exhibition called “Between the Kremlin and Coca Cola – The impact of the Cold War on history. What’s more, multiple events throughout the year will focus on the decades and significant historical dates of the Cold War.

More attractions and museums

Find more attractions and museums in Fjordlandet.

RAGNAROCK – Museum of pop, rock and youth culture

A contemporary cultural history museum of pop, rock and youth culture.

Frederikssund Museum

Learn about the evolution of how human beings have used Roskilde Fjord throughout history.

English guided tours at the Viking Ship Museum

Join the daily guided tours in english at the Viking ship Museum
The public guided tours in english is held 2 times a day every day 1pm or 3 pm.
The tour takes 45 minutes.

Experiences in and around Frederikssund

Find more experiences in Frederikssund and surrounding area.

Selsø Castle Manor House Museum

Abandoned for almost 150 years Selsø Castle is beautifully restored and a fine example of a historic Danish manor estate.

Hansens dairy store

Enjoy delicious ice cream made from local ingredients and other delicacies.

Svanholm intentional community

The community shares everything, employs consensual decision making and produces delicious organic produce and other items. Visitors are always welcome!

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A kid-friendly walk in #Fjordlandet! Selsø Møllekrog - a smaller but beautiful and not busy distance to walk with the kids (or others who aren’t up for a long trip 😊) #Møllekrogen lies between Skibby and Selsø, and is a small wild and beautiful spot, where there is a hiking route along the fjord, with a look to Roskilde. Tip: park either at Selsøvej 24 or by Selsø Church where you can walk at #trampestien to Møllekrogen - a walk of approx. 1.4km. 🙏🏻👍🏻👟🥾
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👆🏻 Entering a Nationalpark by bike in Denmark 🙏🏻👍🏻 🚴🏻#🚴🏻‍♂️ @nationalparkskjoldungernesland @visitlejre
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Walking outside in the beautiful Danish Nature ❤️🙏🏻🥰 this is from a beautiful walk captured by @foto_meremor in #frederikssund
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Have a walk along #skjoldungestien in the great Bidstrup Forests which are part of Skovhøjlandet, Zealand's second largest forest area. The forests are varied with hills and open exaggerations. Here is the opportunity for lots of outdoor activities - together but keeping distance :) Thanks for Sharing @jacob_nyborg 👍🏻
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Beautiful spring in Boserup skov! Thanks for sharing @jette.egtved - a Blue anemone 😘😚🙏🏻
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In fjordlandet you can travel back in time and seize history everywhere you go. Here a burial mound called “Mysselhøj” dating back from the Bronze Age in Lejre!
Thanks for sharing @birgitteheibergphotography
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This view is what to expect on a spring trip to Roskilde walking along the harbor and fjord side! Thanks for sharing @jeanettelobner 👏🏻📸 ____________________________________
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🚴‍♀️👀Did you know that #ledreborgalle is the longest avenue in Denmark? More than 5 km long in beautiful surroundings in @nationalparkskjoldungernesland - Bonus info: this is also where the riders in @letourdefrance in 2021 will pass through! 💪🏻🚴‍♀️🚴🏻🚴🏻‍♂️ @mmutley 📸
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Thousands of tufted ducks arrive at Roskilde Fjord every winter. They stay here until spring, when they fly back north to their breeding sites. During the daytime, the ducks will rest at the lake, Kattinge Sø! Go watch them around sunset. An hour after sunset, the ducks will fly in huge numbers towards Roskilde Fjord, where they go to eat molluscs, worms, aquatic insects and some plants. It is a quite amazing site, when they fly out for dinner – the phenomenon is called ‘black moon’ by the locals. Thanks to @nationalparkskjoldungernesland 👍🏻
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What a weather! Many places you can however find beauty in the puddles like @susan.skree did here at Roskilde Harbor 👍🏻😊☔️💦💨 thanks for sharing!
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Evening stroll around the UNESCO World heritage site in Roskilde! Have you tried that? Look at the amazing Blue light flows out of the Windows!
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Every Wednesday and Saturday from early morning to afternoon you can visit the city square in #Roskilde where the traditional market is on!
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Bonfire and view! Can you imagine the feeling of the beauty in the simple things as to sit and watch the nature here? We can definitely!👍🏻💪🏻🌳🌳🌳Thanks for sharing @mmutley 👍🏻
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Spring vibes in January in #visitfjordlandet! Have you spotted it yet?🌿🤪😀👍🏻🤸‍♀️Thanks for sharing @travel_with_nature
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Our Beautiful Nature is surprisingly stunning here captured so excellent by local photographer @askejorgensen
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Beautiful and atmospheric morning by the fjord! When were your last visit? Thanks for sharing this from #kællingehaven @gaardlau
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