Fearsome Craftsmen • Preston Guild City
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Preston Guild City

Fearsome Craftsmen

Date Saturday 15 June 2019 - Monday 26 August 2019
Time 10:00am - 8:00pm
Location Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Market Square, Preston, PR1 2PP
Cost Free
Website www.harrismuseum.org.uk/exhibitions/1554-fearsome-craftsmen-the-vikings-are-coming

Design on a Viking building.

Explore complex objects created by Fearsome Craftsmen...

Discover how Viking artisans turned the materials they had around them into stunning items of cultural significance.

Vikings made ordinary things to serve their everyday needs, adding to them by decorating them with designs which reveal the true spirit of the Viking Age.

Explore items the Vikings created from wood, bone and metal as well as many more materials showcasing their lesser known side.

The exhibition will also feature the Silverdale Hoard as well as a replica Viking house.

Opening times

Opening times for the Harris are as follows:

  • Monday: 11am-5pm
  • Tuesday: 10am-5pm
  • Wednesday: 10am-5pm
  • Thursday: 10am-5pm
  • Friday: 10am-5pm
  • Saturday: 10am-5pm
  • Sunday: 11am-4pm

Map address for the Harris

Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Market Square, Preston, PR1 2PP.