Themed guided tour: Vikings in Uppsala - from burial to excavation

  • Date:
  • Location: Gustavianum
  • Contact person: Cecilia Ödman
  • Visning

During May Gustavianum’s student guides offer visitors open guided tours with a new theme each Saturday and Sunday. Come and hear exciting tales from the University’s history, see unique objects and learn more about the traditions of today’s students.University.

Vikings in Uppsala: From burial to excavation (in english)
A look at the history of ancient Uppsala and Valsgärde based on archaeological finds and interpretations of boat graves and runestones. The tour also gives an insight into the many excavations that have been carried out in recent decades by archaeologists from Uppsala University.

Themed guided tour with student guide Lucia Pirani, who is studying Nordic Languages and Swedish as a Second Language at Uppsala University.

Themed guided tour: Vikings in Uppsala - from burial to excavation