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A reconstructed Viking tent stands between buildings at Bjørgvin Viking Market

The view of Bjørgvin Viking Market from a reconstruction Viking ship

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Bjørgvin Viking Market takes place each year at Hordamuseet. It is an event for re-enactors and living history enthusiasts, as well as being a tourist event

Viking Reenactment by June-Marita Hagen (Norsk).pdf
A discussion of Viking re-enactment.

Original text in Norwegian by June-Marita Hagen of Trondheim Vikinglag.
Translation by Roderick Dale, UCC

David is a photographer in Norway, who posts black and white images that include local Viking markets on the blog. This item links to one of those images, from which it is possible to find many more.

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This blog post describes an event put on by Trondheim Vikinglag and has many good photos.
From this years Blot at Agder Vikinglags marked at Bronseplassen, Norway
A performance event at the Bronseplassen Viking Market in 2014
Lofotr Vikingmuseum – Borg , Lofoten North of Norway

Borg 700 - 1160 A.D.
In the early iron age (Norwegian 500 - 1030 A.D.). Borg had already been a powerful centre for hundreds of years. The oldest version of the Chieftain´s house was built…

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Tønsberg Vikingfestival is a Viking festival aimed at raising awareness of Tønsberg's Viking heritage.

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Facebook group providing news about Viking festivals in the Vestfold area.

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A map showing the locations of a large number of the Viking groups and the Viking markets in Norway.

Askøy Vikinglag is a reenactment group in Askøy near Bergen, with a permanent base at Herdla fort. The group focuses on recreating and presenting the Vikings' way of life, handicrafts and activities.

Advertising poster for the Tonsberg Viking Festival. The Norseness of the festival is reinforced by the use of a rune-like font.

Reconstructed Viking ships at the Tønsberg Viking Festival. The ship closest to the foreground is Saga Oseberg, a reconstruction of the Oseberg ship. In the background is the Viking festival itself.
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