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Anglo Saxon and Viking life

During this session, key stage 2 students will explore through the handling of objects Anglo Saxon and Viking life in Britain.

Students will develop an understanding of British culture during this period and learn to appreciate that the culture of these two groups of people was more than just fighting in battles. They will have the opportunity to explore everyday objects and also look at craft, runes and symbolism.

Location Northampton Museum and Art Gallery
Age Key stage 2

Britain’s settlement by Anglo-Saxons and Scots

Anglo-Saxon art and culture

the Viking and Anglo-Saxon struggle for the Kingdom of England to the time of Edward the Confessor Viking raids and invasion

Length 1 hour
Capacity 35 children plus supervising adults
Supervision We ask schools to follow NSPCC guidelines as outlined in our terms and conditions.
Resources Once you have booked your visit with us you will receive a copy of our resources that can be used on gallery and in the classroom.
Cost £140