Viking Lincolnshire (in person)

The North Lincolnshire Museum, Scunthorpe
16 January 2024
1- 2 pm
Free to all

Lunchtime lecture with Dr Erik Grigg, for the Fearsome Craftsmen exhibition. Attend in person or online.

The talk will cover the written sources and artefacts from Viking Lincolnshire. It will look at what we know and what we do not know. Some myths about the Vikings will be challenged. Hopefully attendees will come away not thinking Vikings are just bloodthirsty monsters and will have some idea of the contribution they made to the county of Lincolnshire.

Dr Erik Grigg is a lecturer in History at Bishop Grosseteste University who specialises in early medieval history. He has recently completed leading a research project on Viking Grimsby.

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The North Lincolnshire Museum

Oswald Road, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, DN15 7BD
01724 297055

Free to all

Opening times

Mon – Sat , 10am –​ 4pm
Sun, 1pm –​ 4pm

Exclusions and safety measures

We have maintained the usual Covid 19 precautions.

There are layouts which encourage social distancing, hand sanitiser is availbe at the entrance and in the vuene.

All staff wear a face covering, and in line with government guideance, customers are enocuraged to wear a face covering in enclosed spaces and where people are, they don't usually meet.

We have extra doors and windows open for ventilation.

There is a one way system in place, but to allow access for visitors who may need to use the lift for mobility issues, or those with very young children in prams, you may have to give way to those customers who will being going against the one way system.


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