Come on in! Join Pinterest only takes like a second or so.

Viking Warrior.

Das Horn Drinking Horn | Nordstrom Not just for the Ren Fest anymore.

The Vinland map, a 15th century world map purportedly based on a 13th century original. If authentic, it is the first known depiction of the North American coastline. The map surfaced in 1965 and is claimed, though widely discredited, to be a 15th-century map depicting the Norse colony of Vinland.

Viking Statue in Bergen Norway

This crystal found at the Alderney shipwreck near the Channel Islands could prove fabled Viking sunstones did exist. The stone was discovered less than 3 feet from a pair of navigation dividers, suggesting it may have been kept with the ship's other navigational tools. A chemical analysis confirmed that the stone was Icelandic Spar, or calcite crystal, believed to be the Vikings' mineral of choice for their fabled sunstones, mentioned in the 13th-century Viking saga of Saint Olaf.

First Evidence of Viking-Like 'Sunstone' Found

Viking men's fashions were modeled on styles in Russia to the east. Archeological finds from the 900s uncovered in Lake Mälaren Valley accord with contemporary depictions of clothing the Vikings wore on their travels along eastern trade routes to the Silk Road. The outfit in the picture is on display at Museum Gustavianum, Uppsala University. Photo: Annika Larsson

As Thought is a masculine Principle, Huginn sits upon Odin's right shoulder; as the right side of our body is the masculine side of our human form. Memory is a feminine Principle, therefor Munnin sits upon Odin's left shoulder; as the left side of our body is the feminine side of our human form. I fear for Huginn, that he not come back, yet more anxious am I for Muninn never to return." ~ The Poetic Edda

Recreation of the Køstrup apron dress in blue. Köstrupkjolen - en ny tolkning (Vikingsnitt) (in Norwegian)

Working inside a Viking house. The Vikings were great craftsmen and examples of Viking crafts still survive from many sites.

Viking and Saxon method of construction showing wooden trenails

The steering paddle is mounted on the starboard near the stern on Viking ships