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Lejre Forsøgscenter (Lejre Archaeological Research Center)

  • Slangealleen 2 Map It
  • Roskilde
  • Fodor's Choice

Published 04/05/2016

Fodor's Review

Back in the Iron Age, Lejre was the capital of the Lejre Kingdom; some scholars believe it's mentioned in Beowulf. These days it's best known as the home of the 50-acre Lejre Forsøgscenter, a pioneer in the field of "experimental archeology." In summer a handful of hardy Danish families live here under the observation of researchers; they go about their daily routine grinding grain, herding goats, and wearing furs and skins, providing a clearer picture of ancient ways of life. You can experience a Stone Age camp, a Viking market, and 19th-century farmhouses, and there's a large children's area.

Sight Information

Address:

Slangealleen 2, Roskilde, Zealand, 4320, Denmark

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Phone:

46-48–08–78

Website: sagnlandet.dk

Sight Details:

  • DKr 130
  • Mid-June–mid-Aug., daily 10–5; other times irregular hrs

Published 04/05/2016

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