Viking: Rediscover the Legend

From Saturday 9th February 2019 to Sunday 8th September 2019

In partnership with the British Museum and York Museums Trust, Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery is the fourth and last venue to host this stunning exhibition. Featuring objects from the British Museum and Yorkshire Museum, and additional exhibits from the Castle's own Viking collection, Viking: Rediscover the Legend offers a new and fresh perspective on how the Vikings shaped aspect of life in Britain.

Norwich is positioned at the centre of an extensive region well known for its Viking heritage. The kingson of East Anglia was conquered by the Vikings in 869 when King Edmund (of Bury St Edmund) was martyred. 

Image: York Helmet, courtesy of York Museums Trust, photograph by Anthony Chappel-Ross

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Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Castle Meadow, Norwich, NR1 3JU

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