VikingaTider Programme 2023


30 april

Walpurgis night 11-17

We serve hotdogs, ice cream, warm juice and coffee. 

Viking games, archery and competitions at Idavallen between 11-16.

Display of Friser horses.

15.00:  Bonfire with poem reading, songs and music.

Free entrance.

The shop is open between 11-16.

8 maY

International Viking day

13.00:  Poem is read at Idavallen -- The Viking year begins.

13.30: The tale of the year is published on Facebook. 

30/4, 14/5, 28/5, 11/6, 25/6, 9/7, 23/7, 6/8, 20/8, 3/9

Flea market

From May until September we arrange talegate flea markets at VikingaTider every other Sunday. Come and bargin hunt among the exciting items, or get rid of some of your own old stuff and earn a bit of money. 

Our museum shop is open and offer fika at a cheap price.

Open 10-14
Price for sellers: 130 SEK

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3 - 6 junE

Marine archaeological weekend

Lectures are held in the feast hall in collaboration with the marine archaeological society and the SVEG association.

Programme coming soom.


6 junE

National day of Sweden

Programme coming soon.

24 junE

Summer solstice

The shop and café is open.

  • Bonfire with poem reading. 
  • Storytelling.
  • Viking games.

Programme coming soon.

1 julY - 27 augUST

Viking summer 11-17

The popular Viking summer activity at VikingaTider, Thursday to Sunday each week during the summer season. Experience the Viking Age as it may have been to most people -- try out crafting, partake in the daily activities at the farm and learn more about an exciting breakpoint in the history of Scandinavia. Storytelling and myths, life and death, levity and gravity. An adventure for the entire family!

Guided tours are held at 13.00 and 15.00 on both Swedish and English.

The museum shop and café is open.

More information coming soon.

14 - 16 julY

Fröja Thing

A Viking market for all ages.  From near and far people will gather for a meeting between the Viking Age and present day, at a site that has an exciting history as and important trade route. 

The market offers everything from professionally made crafts and selling of Viking-related objects, to good food, fun activities and pleasant entertainment.

Programme coming soon.

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9 - 10 september

Culture days

The Culture days with the harvest feast at VikingaTider. 

Activities for children, bonfire and poem reading at Idavallen. 

The museum shop and café is open.

27 august

Archaeology day

Programme coming soon.

9 december

Jol at VikingaTider

Bonfire and poem reading. 

Activities in the feast hall, Vikings at the Hedeby site. 

Programme coming soon.