Vikings from the British Museum (NR) Release Date: April 16th, 2017
Run time: 1 hr. 30 min.
Genres: Program
This special museum event offers an exclusive private view of the 2014 British Museum exhibition "Vikings: life and legend" and follows on from the hugely successful Pompeii from the British Museum cinema event released in 2013. Introduced by British Museum Director Neil MacGregor and presented by the celebrated broadcasting historians Michael Wood and Bettany Hughes, the exhibition is brought to life by curator Gareth Williams, alongside experts on Viking ships and swords, burial and beliefs, language and legacy. With demonstrations, stunning close-up photography of the Viking objects in the exhibition and a torch-lit burial staged in the grounds of the museum, Vikings from the British Museum is a reminder of how the Vikings have shaped modern lives across four continents. Encore cinema presentations from April 2017.Premium Event, $12.50 adults, $110 seniors/youth.