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The Viking Hall at Borre

The Viking Hall at BorreBilde

Welcome to the Viking Hall A unique reconstruction of a great mead hall from the Viking Age! The Viking Hall is a reconstruction of a great mead hall from the Viking Age. In 2007, archaeologists found imprints of such halls … Continue reading

The Viking Hall

The Viking HallBilde

The Viking Hall is a reconstruction of a great mead hall from the Viking Age. In 2007, archaeologists found imprints of such halls at Borre, strengthening Borre’s position as a centre of power, even before the Viking Age. Continue reading

Vikings at War

22. apr 2012 - 22. apr 2014
Vikings at WarBilde

The exhibition Vikings at War is based on a book by the same name, written by historian Kim Hjardar and archaeological conservator Vegard Vike, published in the autumn of 2011. The book attempts to bring to light the basis of … Continue reading

There are no borders from space

03. apr 2011 - 03. apr 2014
Jordkloden sett fra verdensrommetBilde

Every astronaut has been moved by the beauty, fragility and loneliness of the Earth in space. There are hundreds of quotes describing their emotional experiences, many of them surprisingly poetic given the astronauts often military or scientific backgrounds. One thing … Continue reading

Vikings in space!

10. jun 2012 Kl. 12:00
Jordkloden sett fra verdensrommetBilde

Viking Times and the Space Age – two eras separated by almost a 1000 years. Come join us for an historical event at Midgard, Sunday June 12th at noon! That is when the world’s first Viking astronaut will take off … Continue reading