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Vikings Ireland

Viking exhibition and Longphort conference, Dundalk County Museum

  A quick announcement on behalf of Dundalk County Museum about a very interesting looking Viking conference (and exhibition), which is taking place in October.  The conference has an excellent line up of speakers and should be very informative. Following the discovery of the Viking site in Annagassan last year, the County Museum, Dundalk has announced details […]

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Archaeological excavations at Rossnaree, Bru na Boinne, Co. Meath

Last year I stumbled across an excellent blog detailing the archaeological excavations being carried out at Rossnaree, Co. Meath. The second season of digging at this site has just commenced and I’d highly recommend anyone interested in archaeology to have a look.  The blog has some fantastic geophysical images as well as a daily update […]

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Viking longboat

Midlands Viking Conference

  The Midlands Viking Symposium will take place in Dublin this year on Saturday 30th. April! Viking Age Ireland has become one of the most fertile and interesting areas of research in Viking Studies in the past decades. The newly  discovered site at Annagassan (Co. Louth), as well as recent excavations, such as Woodstown (Co. Waterford) […]

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