Immerse yourself in the exciting and tumultuous Viking times! Learn how to read and write the runic script.
Viking period and Vendel period tour of Old Uppsala, 1.5 h
- Adult Ages 16+
- Youth Ages 10-15
- Child Ages 9 & Under
The Viking Period in Old Uppsala
On this walk, starting in Old Uppsala, you will be introduced to tremendous burial mounds. Hear about magnificent burials, with ships and sacrificed animals. Discover the deep secrets of the (long) halls, and the (former) cathedral’s fascinating history. Learn about human sacrifices in the sacrificial grove, and the exciting Viking and Vendel Periods.
Startling Location: We meet outside the main entrance/ doors of Old Uppsala museum.