SUNNMØRE MUSEUM, AALESUND

Boats

With ships as the viking ship Borgundknarren, the Kvalsund ship and with the history of the "Shetland boat" M/K Heland. Boat building has a long tradition at Sunnmøre. Copies of the Fjørtoft boat and the Kvalsund ship from 600- and 700- century, is visible prov on this.

JOIN A TRIP WITH THE VIKING SHIP

We are excited to welcome you on a unique and educational tour of Ålesund with the Viking ship Borgu ... read more

THE VIKINGSHIP BORGUNDKNARREN

Borgundknarren is a replica of a sailing vessel built in Western Norway in the C10th. The knarr or t ... read more

THE KVALSUND SHIP

The Kvalsund ship is the oldest complete ship ever found in Norway. It is dated to year 690 AD. Toge ... read more

THE FJØRTOFT BOAT

In the marsh on Marsteinneset on Fjørtoft, Rasmus Fjørtoft found two boats in 1940. They were all se ... read more

M/K HELAND

The vessel was taken out of traffic in the late 1960`s, and donated to Sunnmøre Museum in 1971. Rest ... read more