Visit Midgard Viking Centre


OPENING HOURS LOW SEASON (September 1–April 30)
Midgard Viking Centre, café and the Viking Hall.
Open every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 12am to 4pm.

(The café is not manned on Wednesdays or Fridays, but coffee and snacks is avaliable to buy in the reception.)


OPENING HOURS HIGH SEASON (1st May – 31rd August)

We are open every day from 11am-4pm in The Viking hall, the Borre park and Midgard Viking Centre with cafè.

Midgard: Open exhibitions, souvenir shop and sales of ice cream, soda, coffee and snacks in the reception.

The Viking hall: different viking activities.

The Borre park: Guided tours 12.20pm, 1:20pm, 2:20pm and 3:20pm.



17th of May (Norwegian Independence day): Closed

Winter break (February 22–28)
Open everyday between 12am and 4pm.

Easter break (March 29–April 4)
Open everyday between 12am and 4pm.

Autumn break (October 5–11)
Open everyday between 11am and 4pm.


Adult:  90 NOK
Student/military: 70 NOK
Children (7–17): 70 NOK
Children (0–6): Free entrance
Family ticket: (2 adults and 2 children up to 17): 270 NOK
Groups: (Minimum 10 people): 70 NOK per person

  • The entrance ticket includes access to the Viking Hall, guided tour and the Viking playground.
  • We accept proof of companion for disabled people.
  • Other prices may apply during special events.

No need to purchase a ticket to visit the café or the Borre park and mounds.


Midgard Vikingcentre arranges scheduled guided tours during opening hours:

The Borre park: Guided tours 14:00pm.

The guided tours are included in the entrance ticket.

Midgard Vikingcentre offers tours for small and larger groups all year round. We will tailor your Viking experience. Book a tour at a time of your choosing!

We offer guided tours in:

  • The exhibitions at Midgard Vikingcentre.
  • The Borre park, with the greatest collection of grave mounds from the younger iron age in the Nordics, including two viking ship burials.
  • The Viking Hall (guildhall), a unique and grand reconstruction of one of the great auditorums of the viking age.
  • The Viking playground, where you will be able to have a go at different Viking activities.


Midgard Vikingcentre is located right next to the Borre Mounds in Horten. Here are som options on how to get here.

Exit 34, “Undrumsdalskrysset” at E18 highway. Follow Riksvei 19. Take the first exit in the next roundabout to “Kirkebakken”. Make a left and follow the road to Midgard Vikingcentre.

Great parking just outside the Vikingcentre and the Viking Hall including parking for disabled people.

Great parking for tour coaches.

The nearest bus stop is “Kirkebakken Borre”. Bus 01, 02 og 70 stops here.
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The nearest train station is “Skoppum stasjon”, one hour from Oslo central station.
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Midgard Vikingcentre wish to have an including offer for our visitors and we will do our best to make your visit extraordinary.

We offer:

  • Marked parking spaces for disabled people, both outside the Vikingcentre and the Viking Hall.
  • Everything is located on the ground floor making it accessible for wheelchair users.
  • We accept proof of companion for disabled people (free entrance always).

Contact information
Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries regarding special needs and/or adaptations:

Phone: 0047 33 07 18 50


Midgard Vikingcentre can offer special deals on overnight stays at many hotels close to th centre. These hotels have special discounts for our visitors. 

These hotels offers 10% off:




Midgard Viking Centre
Birkelyveien 9
3184 Borre

Contact us
Phone number: 0047 33 07 18 50