The Draken Experience : Ocean City, MD, August 22-29

The Draken Village pops-up in Ocean City during Expedition America: East Coast Tour 2018. Discover the world’s largest operating Viking ship during its four-day stopover in Ocean City, promising visitors an engaging look at the modern-day Viking spirit. Tour the ship, interact with the crew, explore the free photo and video exhibition, and more. Details below.





Welcome the Draken ship as it sails into port with a display of Viking valor and excitement. Captain Björn Ahlander and his crew will step ashore to greet the crowd and introduce the Draken. This event is free and open to the public.

Date and time: 
August 22 at 6:30 pm

Draken Exhibition

Visit the Draken Village and enjoy the immersive photo and video exhibition illustrating Viking history, modern explorers, and the adventures of the Draken. The exhibition and Village are free and open to the public.

Exhibition hours: 
August 23-28, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm


Learn first-hand how Captain Björn Ahlander navigates the adventurous expeditions of the Draken.

Date and time:
August 24 at 7:00pm

Performing Arts Center

Tickets can be bought online here, or on site by the ship. 


Let our crew members take you on a deck tour of Draken and learn about the ship and the adventure of sailing her.

Opening hours for deck tours: 
August 23-28, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

Tickets (also available on site at the Draken Village):
Adults (ages 16 and over)        $12
Child (ages 5 – 15)                     $6
Family Pack (includes 2 adults & up to 3 children)    $30
*Children ages 4 and under: free


Be among the first audiences to enjoy a screening of the newly released Draken documentary: Expedition America - a Modern Viking Adventure. Following the film, members of the crew will be on hand for a Q&A session.

Date and time:
August 25 at 7:00pm

erforming Arts Center

Tickets can be bought online here, or on site by the ship.


After the days in port Draken and it´s crew are ready to set sail for the next port of call.

Date and time:
August 29 at noon


Coming soon


Stopovers - East Coast Tour 2018