Roskilde 6 – VIKING exhibition at the National Museum of Denmark © The National Museum of Denmark A mighty warship that … Continue reading VIKINGS: LIFE AND LEGEND
Map of Viking migration routes, by Suzanne Kemmer Lesley’s title was “Migration, Diaspora, and Identity in the Viking Age”, and … Continue reading Viking Invasions.
The gathering of legendary Viking heroes at the Jorvik Centre, clockwise from top, Eric Bloodaxe, warrior woman Lathgertha, Aud the … Continue reading Viking legends to retell stories of old at Jorvik Centre
Pagan Vikings, who ransacked early Irish churches, melted and transformed sacred objects into jewellery. Research by a University College … Continue reading Vikings ‘ransacked Church gold for jewellery’
A copper alloy piece of jewelry found at a Viking-age site in Denmark shows an animal figure with a beadlike … Continue reading Viking Jewelry Unearthed in Denmark
A man in Northern Ireland says an object his wife mistook for an old bull ring turned out to be … Continue reading Man finds Viking ring in Northern Ireland field
It was a routine archaeological dig necessitated by the expansion of Norway’s main north-south highway the E6 just north of … Continue reading CLUES FROM AN ANCIENT VIKING TRADING CENTRE
The Lofotr Viking Museum in Borg [Credit: MVFram] Archaeologists from the science museum in Trondheim have located the foundations of … Continue reading Large Iron Age houses discovered