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The purpose of this exhibition was to show the many aspects of their lives and to dispel the common belief that all Norse were just bloodthirsty Viking barbarians.
The Vikings Exhibit, the Canadian Museum of History

May 12th 2016
I recently had the pleasure of visiting the Vikings exhibition, a most informative and complete presentation sponsored by the Scandinavian embassies at Canada's largest museum, the Museum of History in Gatineau QC. Like many people, I had a limited and quite distorted image of the Vikings, as nothing but bloodthirsty barbarians, who murdered, pillages and enslaved more advanced societies across Eu ... read more
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