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The re-homing of the Viking Longships with Museum Director Håkon Glørstad

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Follow Håkon Glørstad, the director of the Museum of Cultural History, as he takes us through the fascinating story of how the Viking Ship Museum’s iconic ships were first unearthed and exhibited. The discovery of these ships in the latter part of the 19th century was a celebratory moment for Norwegians, and with the expansion of the museum that is currently underway, the ships will make their way to new exhibitions in 2025. Learn more about these historic vessels as Håkon shares his archaeological expertise and answers viewers’ questions during the livestream.

Follow Håkon Glørstad, the director of the Museum of Cultural History, as he takes us through the fascinating story of how the Viking Ship Museum’s iconic ships were first unearthed and exhibited. The discovery of these ships in the latter part of the 19th century was a celebratory moment for Norwegians, and with the expansion of the museum that is currently underway, the ships will make their way to new exhibitions in 2025. Learn more about these historic vessels as Håkon shares his archaeological expertise and answers viewers’ questions during the livestream.

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