Hands-on family fun: Viking-age treasures


Ages 4–12yrs

Get your hands on exact copies of some of the stunning objects discovered in the Galloway Hoard and enjoy stories, discussions and games. Explore the incredible detail in the objects, discover what they were used for and why they were so important to the Viking people who made them.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.


Image: Conserved bird pin from the Galloway Hoard © National Museums Scotland