Category: Norwegian Heritage

Atlantic Herring

When the fish went away

Terje Birkedal discusses the history of Norway’s boom-and-bust dependence on cod and herring populations over the centuries, affecting both culture and economy.

Beards - Braids

Beards and braids

Nothing stops the Vikings! When their popular Viking Fest was canceled, the East Coast Scandinavian Museum took its Beards and Braids contest online…