Viking entering New York Harbor

Friends of the Viking Ship



The Viking ship exhibit will be open from 1:00-4:00 PM on:
May 21, June see below, July 16, August 20, Sept. 17, Oct. 15

Open from 10:00-5:00 on June 19 DETAILS, 1:00-4:00 on June 25 & 26 DETAILS
Additional fees to enter the Park apply on June 19.

Viking is a real, full size replica of a 9th century Viking ship, and she sailed across the Atlantic in 1893, proving Leif Erikson's voyage of discovery possible.

Visit the Viking, and you get an up-close look at this beautiful ship.

Walk around the outside... peer into the inside. You'll be amazed.

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Visit the Ship

The Viking ship exhibit is open between 1 and 4 PM on scheduled dates April through October

Plan to visit
in 2016

Adult $5.00
Teen $3.00
Children free

Last docent-led tour begins at
3:30 PM

Schedule a Group Tour

Are you interested in bringing a group on a tour of the Viking ship? Send us an email for more information.
Two week lead time required.
$50. minimum fee.

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To schedule a group tour, call Dave at 1-630-302-7338 or email

... the presentation was outstanding!

"They covered the entire story!

"I knew the class would enjoy this visit, but it was even better than any had anticipated.
... all truly enjoyed the visit and seeing this amazing piece of history.

"Our questions were answered with patience and an incredible depth of knowledge." said Rosalie Dixler, Coordinator of the "Around The Neighborhood" class from the Lifelong Learning Institute at National-Louis University after taking her class on a group tour of the 1893 Viking ship.

"tour" the Viking Ship
Located at Good Templar Park
528 East Side Drive
Geneva, Illinois

Visit the Viking ship. See the wonderful stabilization work that has been done. Walk up the ramp to the viewing platform and see inside.
You'll have lots of fun.

Come on a scheduled Saturday. Docent led tours begin every 30 minutes.
Our volunteer docents will tell you all about this "one of a kind" ship.
You'll learn of Viking's construction, journey, and significance.
You may even meet a Viking.

Good Templar Park is a private park.
We request a lead-time of at least two weeks in order to check for the availability of the park and to schedule volunteer docents.


ship tour

See the Ship!
Hear the Story!

Visit the ship
on a
visitors' day
in 2016

Adult $5.00
Teen $3.00
Children free

Last docent-led
tour begins at
3:30 PM

Can't come on a Saturday? Get a group together and book a special tour. $5.00 per adult. $3.00 per child age 6 and above. Minimum fee: $50. Two week lead time required.


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