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A quick visit

The Oseberg burial mound was where a well preserved Viking ship was discovered near Tønsberg in... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
Adele H
Copenhagen, Denmark
A historic place

This is where they found the famous viking ship, the Oseberg ship. It is just a mound in a field... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
Tonsberg, Norway
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20 Jan 2018
“A quick visit”
6 Sep 2016
“A historic place”
Queen's grave. Archaeological excavations in 1904 uncovered history's largest and richest example of craftmanship from the Viking Ages. The beautiful 21,5 m long Oseberg ship, Oseberg carriage, five beautifully carved bed-posts shaped like animal...more
Slagendalen, Tonsberg 3110, Norway
+47 33 31 29 19
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

The Oseberg burial mound was where a well preserved Viking ship was discovered near Tønsberg in Vestfold county, Norway. While certainly historically important, it lies in a rather uninteresting area, surrounded by farms and houses.

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

This is where they found the famous viking ship, the Oseberg ship. It is just a mound in a field, but it has a rich history. there are information signs about the find and it is a nice place for a picnic. The is a...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2016

This is the excavation site of the Oseberg burial mound. There are lots of informational signs along the walk to the mound which make it interesting. Not much to see at the mound, but cool to stand there and think about what it was like...More

Thank MeliMag
Reviewed 25 March 2016

...don't get me started. It is like a pilgrimage whenever I come to Oseberghaugen. My interest goes back to reading the village books; about who owned the place and how the villagers thought not to dig up the mound because they might open up the...More

Thank atbnorway
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

An important historic place, and a nice place to walk your dog. Not much to see here though, except for a mound.

Thank Brede H
Reviewed 2 October 2014

Oseberghaugen is where the viking ship was discovered; A large mound in Slagendalen, Tønsberg. That is pretty much it. There are some information placards, and a bench or two, but what You basically are looking at, is a grassy, small hill. You would be excused...More

Thank lahdenpera
Reviewed 5 July 2014 via mobile

If you are interested in the Oseberg Ship and vikings this is worth a visit. The easiest way to get there is by car. There are some information at the site, but you will get more out of your visit if you read some of...More

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