The Mighty Heorot Hall in Denmark

I like to think that the Heorot Hall was placed in Lejre. Heorot Hall explained on Wikipedia
Nevertheless archaeologists have found evidence that Lejre has been a mighty centre of power from the years 500 to 1000 AD.
A reconstruction of the biggest hall which was found, is being built two kilometres from the excavation site.
Click the picture and enjoy the progress of the reconstruction.

Click picture to see Heorot being built


Lejre beyond the legend – the archaeological evidence

Walking paths around the great power centre of the Viking Age in Denmark

12 Comments on “The Mighty Heorot Hall in Denmark

    • I feel the same way but it may not come as a surprise 🙂
      It is wonderful with loads of colours and imagination in everyday life.

    • That is so true and an intriguing task for a craftsman.
      The original hall was 60 meters long, 12 meters wide and 10 meters high. I find it fascinating!

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