#1 See the final resting place for kings and queens through the last thousand years
Majestically located on the city's peak, the gothic Roskilde Cathedral overlooks the city and the fjord. Read more.
#2 Conquer the waters like a true viking
As the only place in the world, Roskilde Fjord is the scene, as you jump aboard a real Viking ship. See how.
#3 Join Northern Europe's largest music festival
Roskilde is much more than vikings and is home to one of Europe's biggest music festival which each year draws hundreds of music lovers and party people from all over. Read more.
#4 Enjoy your lunch onboard this old beauty
The restaurant ship M/S Sagafjord lets you take in your lunch, coffee or dinner with perfect vistas. Departs from Roskilde Harbour, right next to The Viking Ship Museum.
#5 Rock out at RAGNAROCK
Head for the brand new and spectacular museum RAGNAROCK which showcases national, historic and contemporary museum and youth culture. Learn more.
#6 Feel the presence of history where ever you go
Especially the cobblestne streets near the cathedral takes you back to medieval times.
#7 Walk among vikings
Experience the Viking Age first-hand at Roskilde's annual viking festival.
#8 Enjoy the neighbouring national park
Walk along the fjords in the national park Skjoldungernes Land just west of the city.
#9 Become a viking whiz
The Viking Ship Museum is located right by the shore and boasts five ships, activities for young and old, exhibitions and 1,000 years of history. Read more.