Mystic Seaport Museum will be transformed into a celebration of Viking culture, complete with craft demonstrations, live performances, and on-the-water activities.
- Public deck tours of the Draken Harald Hårfagre
- Screenings of the full length Draken documentary Expedition America – a Modern Viking Adventure
- Viking encampment with Draugar Vinlands
- Hands-on activities including traditional Viking games, crafts, and tug of war
- Build a toy Viking longship
- Lectures on various aspects of Viking history by Dr. William Short and Lynn Noel, and talks about the Draken’s adventures by her captain Björn Ahlander.
- Musical and stage performances
- Mead-making demonstrations
- Gotland sheep and woolen crafts
- Special Planetarium show, “Stars of the Vikings”
- Norse boat building and faering demonstrations (a faering is a traditional Norse boat)
complete schedule & activities list