• Museum & shop
  • Museum & shop
  • Museum & shop

Museum & shop

  • shop

You can almost touch history in our Viking museum. In our exhibition you can see ancient wooden objects from the archaeological excavations and exciting maps as well as a lost rune stone that was recently found. In the museum’s permanent exhibition you find detailed models that show how life might...

You can almost touch history in our Viking museum. In our exhibition you can see ancient wooden objects from the archaeological excavations and exciting maps as well as a lost rune stone that was recently found.

In the museum’s permanent exhibition you find detailed models that show how life might have been like for the inhabitants of Birka in the Viking Age. You can also watch archaeological finds and replicas from Birka’s many excavations.

Museum shop

At Birka we know the meaning of memories. Therefore, we selected special gifts and books to bring you fond memories of your visit. In the shop you find exciting books about Vikings and carefully made replicas from the exhibitions.

You can also buy jewelry, glassware and toys or some beautiful items for your home like pottery, jugs, bowls, hooks, ladles, wooden gods and more!

Prices 2018:

When you are traveling with Strömma the ticket includes a round trip to Birka, access to the museum and a guided tour of the ancient fields. Marina Guests receive 20% discount on the entrance if they show receipt from the marina.

Entrance and tour of the ancient fields: Only entrance:
Adult 150 SEK Adult 100 SEK
Children 6-12 years 75 SEK Children 6-12 years 50 SEK
Children 0-5 years free entrance Children 0-5 years free entrance

Contact


+46 (0)8-560 515 40
birka.museet@stromma.se

Opening hours 2018

Dates Times
28-30 April Mon-Fri 11:00-14:30,

Sat-Sun12:00-15:00

1-5 May Closed
6 May – 8 June Mon-Fri 11:00-14:30,

Sat-Sun 12:00-15:00

9 June – 20 June 11:30 – 15:30
21-22 June Closed
23-25 June 11:30 – 15:30
26 June-12 Aug 11:00-17:00
13 Aug- 31 Aug Mon-Fri 11:00-14:30, Sat-Sun 11:00-15:00
1-23 Sept Thurs-Fri 11:00-14:30, Sat-Sun 12:00-15:00