Museum Southeast Denmark

  • Algade 97

    4760 Vordingborg


Organization profile

Organisation profile

Museum Southeast Denmark is a culture-historical museum responsible for archaeological and historical investigations in Køge, Næstved and Vordingborg municipalities as well as archaeological investigations in Faxe, Stevns, Greve and Solrød municipalities. The museum has an academic team with competences within archaeology, history and art history


Research at Museum Southeast Denmark deals with themes within prehistory, middle ages, renaissance and historical periods. Furthermore, the museum works with art and design which are directly related to the region or art which have had impact on the local history. Within the geographical area that the museum covers, research conducted at the museum has a particular focus on the Paleolithic and Mesolithic, Viking Age, castles and defense works as well as handcrafts and design.


The ambition of the research conducted at the museum is to contribute to a general understanding of the past and what it is to be human being. The aim is to create significant research results which are relevant both to peer researcher as well as to the public. Through collection, documentation, preservation, research and communication, the aim is that the museum creates significant research, which:

  • Contributes locally, nationally and internationally.
  • Contributes with relevant perspectives to the debate of challenges in contemporary society.
  • Exploits the full potential of the museum collections.
  • Are being published.
  • Secures cultural heritage for the future and makes it accessible to other researchers.

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Research Output


An introduction to the Borgring Project 2016-2018

Jens Molter Ulriksen (Lecturer)

26 Nov 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

A preboreal relation with Elks - the ritual elk deposits from Lundby Mose

Kristoffer Buck Pedersen (Speaker)

15 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationLecture and oral contribution

Acta Archaeologica (Journal)

Anna Severine Beck (Reviewer)

2015 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscriptsResearch

Press / Media


Mette Bielefeldt Bruun


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Radio Køge

Anna Severine Beck


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Orange Podcast #4 Hvem tager skraldet?

Anna Severine Beck


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media


Reindeer hunters of the Ice Age

Buck Pedersen, K.


Project: Research

Vikingeborgen Borgring - et forsknings- og formidlingsprojekt

Molter Ulriksen, J., Sindbæk, S., Munch Kristensen, S., Fischer Mortensen, M., Christensen, J. & Holm, N.


Project: Research