Lindholm Høje Museum

At the Lindholm Høje Museum in Nørresundby, history comes alive. You will find two exciting exhibitions about the Vikings on Lindholm Høje and the antiquity around the Limfjord.

At the Lindholm Høje Museum you will find exhibitions which brings history very close. With an outset in the recovered relics, you will be introduced to Viking life through magnificent reconstructions, panoramas, illustrations and 3D animations. Experience how the inhabitants of Lindholm kept cattle, worked the field, built and decorated their houses, cooked, wove and traded.

Learn about the Vikings
How did they live in the Iron and Viking ages in Aalborg? What did they eat and drink? What did they believe in? All this is presented through exciting new techniques as well as the original burial site at Lindholm Høje and the Lindholm Høje Museum.

The big fire
One of the many stories told at the Lindholm Høje Museum is that of the mysterious and tragic fire, which struck a farm near Nørre Tranders more than 2000 years ago. Together, archaeologists, fire technicians and forensics have taken on the task of uncovering whether the fire was an accident or arson. Read more about the big fire at Lindholm Høje...

Outside the museum, several stone circles can be seen, indicating the ancient tombs.

Read more
Read more about Lindholm Høje burial grounds and the Lindholm Høje Museum - The Vikings in Aalborg

Transportation to Lindholm Høje
Lindholm høje can be reached by car, bicycle, on food or with bus 2C towards Uttrup Nord.  

Lindholm Høje Museet is closed between December 24th and January 5th. 

Read more about the Lindholm Høje Museum...

Opening hours
01/11/2015 - 31/03/2016 Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 16:00
01/04/2016 - 31/10/2016 Monday - Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

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Vendilavej 11
9400 Nørresundby


+45 99317440


  • Facilities

    • Coach park
    • Restaurant/Cafe
    • Museum shop/News stand
    • Activities for children
    • Possibility for active participation
  • Subjects of the collections

    • Viking period
    • Ceramics

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  • Coordinates

    Longitude : 9.910306
    Latitude : 57.078317

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