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Vikings History Day

Vikings History Day


Sail back to the fearsome time of the vicious Vikings! Your class will experience life as a Viking on our themed educational day.  Dress up and take part in a variety of exciting activities such as:


  • Grind grain using a replica Quern stone


  • Complete a Rune challenge


  • Make your own Viking name medallion


  • Take part in our Viking Orienteering Quiz


  • Discover more about the wild creatures that lived in Britain at the same time as the Vikings.


  • Have a go at some Viking games


  • Cook bread over an open fire


This day is in Price Band 2.




Feedback for this day includes:

"It helped to solidify and consolidate learning while bringing different elements of the Viking age to life."  Hugh Sexey Middle School, March 22


"Great activities and well led, engaging interactions. Children loved the bread making part of the day and the opportunity to take part in orienteering games."  Heywood Prep, Nov 22


To book a visit or for more information please call (01963) 351350 or e-mail

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