The Ship

The ships foremast is leaning. Vasa Museum researchers have taken the help of outside researchers to find out why - and how to save it.
Because of work on board the carpenters at the Vasa Museum had to move the deck planks - they have not been moved for hundreds of years.
Explore the ship with Fred Hocker, Head of Research.
Explore the ship with Fred Hocker, Head of Research.
Explore the ship with Fred Hocker, Head of Research.
Explore the ship with Fred Hocker, Head of Research.
Explore the ship with Fred Hocker, Head of Research.
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A film that shows and explains the process of painting the model. Photo, animation, clip: Per Johansson, National Maritime Museums

Stock footage

Anders Franzen gets up black oak from Vasa in his homemade coring device. Photo: Vasamuseet
Diving on Vasa. Photo: Vasamuseet
Film from the salvage of Vasa. Photo: Vasamuseet
Archaeological investigations. Photo: Vasamuseet
The hull is conserved with PEG. Photo: Vasamuseet