- We are located on North Broadway where you can see the amazing 28 foot tall statue of Big Ole the Viking adjacent to the Central Lakes Trail. _______________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________
Seasons and Hours
The outdoor portion of the museum is open only during our summer season.
May 1 - October 31
Monday - Saturday: 9am - 5pm
Sunday: 11am - 4pm
November 1 - April 30
Monday - Saturday: 10am - 4pm
Alexandria, MN 56308
Phone: (320) 763-3160
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The Viking World by James Graham-Campbell For 300 years, from the ninth to the eleventh centuries, the power of the Vikings dominated Western Europe. Their voyaging extended westwards to America and as far south as the Mediterranean and North Africa. … Continue reading
The Kensington Runestone is Genuine by Robert A. Hall Jr. This book evaluates both sides of the arguments for and against the genuineness of the inscription on the well-known runestone discovered in Kensington, Minnesota in 1898.
The Last Kings of Norse America – Runestone Keys to a Lost Empire By Robert G. Johnson & Janey Westin “Epic in scope, insightful, imaginative, venturesome, and provocative – if this groundbreaking book about the Norse in America before Colombus … Continue reading
The Penguin Historical Atlas of the Vikings By: John Hawood Viking marauders struck fear into the hearts of ninth-century European peasants, monks and nobles alike for two centuries, but the Vikings were more than seaborne terrorists. This atlas illustrates their … Continue reading
May the Norse be With You Available in black only. Adult sizes, Small-XXL available. Perfect gift for our Star Wars fans!
These reversible bindrune charms combine the individual magical meaning of 3 different runes to create an immensely powerful talisman. Each charm features a copper and brass “disc” on the front and back. The front depicts the bindrune – a combination … Continue reading
Order your copy of this local legend today! Choose from the following: Swingin’Swede Vol 1 Swingin’Swede Vol 2 – Walking in His Winter Underwear I Still Write Your Name in the Snow Jimmy Jenson Sings Gospel Roses Will Bloom Again … Continue reading
Vikings: Journey to New Worlds (IMAX) Vikings! They came from the North and soon the legends would say that they did not know fear. For hundreds of years they were another name for terror. They sailed icy oceans and narrow … Continue reading
Five Crowns Easy to learn Tons of replay value Great family game, kids can compete with adults It starts with 3 cards and 3’s are wild. The next hand has 4 cards and 4’s are wild, and so on … Continue reading