General Info
Jarl  Ulfric Stormcloak
Location IDs  WindhelmOrigin


Windhelm is a Location in Elder Scrolls V Skyrim. Also known as the City of Kings, is a city located in northeastern Skyrim. It serves as the capital of Eastmarch Hold. It is also the oldest city in Skyrim, possibly the oldest city of man on Tamriel that is still standing, dating back to the Merethic Era.



Windhelm Quests








Windhelm Characters

  • Adelaisa Vendicci – Soldier who works for East Empire Company.
  • Adonato Leotelli – Drama writer.
  • Ambarys Rendar – Owner of New Gnisis Cornerclub.
  • Angrenor Once-Honored – Beggar and disabled veteran.
  • Arivanya – Wife of Ulundil.
  • Aval Atheron – Merchant of market.
  • Aventus Aretino – Boy who was sent to Riften orphanage.
  • Belyn Hlaalu – Dunmer owner of Hlaalu Farm.
  • Brunwulf Free-Winter – Man compassionate to the Dunmer and Argonians.
  • Calder – Housecarl to the Dragonborn, should he or she purchase Hjerim.
  • Calixto Corrium – Owner of Calixto's House of Curiosities, Seriel Killer called 'The Butcher'.
  • Captain Lonely-Gale – Retired sailor.
  • Dalan Merchad – Sailor on the North Wind.
  • Elda Early-Dawn – Proprietress of Candlehearth Hall Inn.
  • Faryl Atheron – Worker of out-of-town Brandy-Mug Farm.
  • Friga Shatter-Shield – The murdered twin sister of Nilsine Shatter-Shield.
  • Galmar Stone-Fist – Jarl Ulfric Stormcloak's Housecarl, and right hand man.
  • Grimvar Cruel-Sea – Son of Torsten Cruel-Sea.
  • Helgird – Priestess of Arkay.
  • Hermir Strong-Heart – Blacksmith.
  • Hillevi Cruel-Sea – Wife of Torsten Cruel-Sea.
  • Idesa Sadri – Live-in nanny for Clan Cruel-Sea.
  • Jora – Priestess of Talos and Wife of Lortheim.
  • Jorleif – Steward and Strategist to the Jarl.
  • Kjar – Captain of the North Wind.
  • Lortheim – Priest of Talos and husband of Jora.
  • Luaffyn – Bard of Candlehearth Hall Inn.
  • Malthyr Elenil – Live-in help of Ambarys Rendar.
  • Neetrenaza – Argonian dockside worker.
  • Nils – Cook of Candlehearth Hall Inn.
  • Nilsine Shatter-Shield – Daughter of Torbjorn Shatter-Shield and Tova Shatter-Shield.
  • Niranye – Merchant of market.
  • Nurelion – Older owner of The White Phial
  • Oengul War-Anvil – Castle blacksmith.
  • Orthus Endario – Office manager of East Empire Company by the dock.
  • Quintus Navale – Resident assistant of Nurelion.
  • Revyn Sadri – Owner of Sadri's Used Wares.
  • Rolff Stone-Fist – Galmar Stone-Fist's brother, with a similarly ingrained dislike of Dunmer and Argonians.
  • Scouts-Many-Marshes – Argonian dockside worker to Torbjorn Shatter-Shield.
  • Shahvee – Argonian dockside worker.
  • Sifnar Ironkettle – Servant of the Jarl.
  • Silda the Unseen – Beggar and Expert Pickpocket trainer.
  • Sofie – Orphan girl who sells flowers.
  • Stands-In-Shallows – Argonian dockside worker.
  • Stenvar – Mercenary staying at Candlehearth Hall Inn.
  • Susanna the Wicked – Waitress of Candlehearth Hall Inn.
  • Suvaris Atheron – Office manager of Clan Shatter-Shield by the dock.
  • Torbjorn Shatter-Shield – Patriarch of Clan Shatter-Shield. Expert Two-Handed trainer.
  • Torsten Cruel-Sea – Wealthy owner of Hollyfrost Farm.
  • Tova Shatter-Shield – Wife of Torbjorn Shatter-Shield.
  • Jarl Ulfric Stormcloak – The Jarl of Windhelm and leader of the Stormcloaks.
  • Ulundil – Owner of Windhelm Stables.
  • Viola Giordano – Wealthy old maid.
  • Voldsea Giryon – Female Dark Elf sailor on the North Wind.
  • Wuunferth the Unliving – Court Wizard to the Jarl. Common Destruction trainer.
  • Yrsarald Thrice-Pierced – Member of the Stormcloaks.



Windhelm Maps

Windhelm Quests Map


Windhelm Treasure Map 



  • An unused character, Sulvar the Steady, was supposed to reside in this city, but was not added to the final version of the game.
  • Many followers, if taken to Windhelm, will complain about the cold, as well as the spectral assassin, who will state that it is "as cold as the Void."
  • Ulfric's steward, Jorleif, if asked about the cold in Windhelm, will comment that it "grows thicker beards."

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