Lindholm Høje Museum

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

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 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, that 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.

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

Lindholm høje can be reached by car, bicycle, walking or with bus 2C towards Uttrup Nord.  

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

Opening hours
01/11/2014 - 31/03/2015 Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00
01/04/2015 - 31/10/2015 Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

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  • Activities

    • activities for children
  • City / Area

    • Himmerland
    • Nørre Sundby
    • Aalborg
  • Discounts

    • Free entrance with sightseeing card
    • number of persons for group pricing (15)
    • AalborgCard
  • Feel like

    • Inside
    • Læring 2
    • Rolig 1
  • General facilities

    • coach/truck parking
    • Restaurant/Cafe
  • Intended audience

    • Couple
    • Family with children
  • Museums, Galleries and crafts

    • active sharing
    • archaeology
    • ceramics
    • clothing
    • collection
    • daily life
    • ethnography
    • History
    • museum
    • museum shop
    • trade
    • viking age

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  • Coordinates

    Longtitude : 9.910306
    Latitude : 57.078317