Plant dying

Tid: May 26, 2017, 10:00 AM
Sted: The Viking Museum at Ladby

See how the Vikings dyed their cloth.

See how the Vikings dyed their cloth.
The Ladby Costume Group dyes their Viking costumes with plant dyes. Come and check out the Vikings’ techniqes. Get answers to all your questions about how to dye cloth and yarn with plant materials.
We will be working down by the fjord, so the arrangement will depend on the cooperation of the wind and weather.


Summer activities
Week 27-31
Vikingemuseet Ladby

Fun for the whole family at the Viking Museum at Ladby.

Meet the Vikings at the Cherry Festival
July 21-22, 11 AM - 4 PM

Meet the Vikings at the Cherry Festival.

Ghost ship in Kertinge Bay
September 8 - October 21, 7-10 PM
Munkebo Harbour

Magic artwork of water and light in Munkebo Harbour.


The Ladby Dragon launched for a new season
18. June 2018
Vikingemuseet Ladby

The Ladby Dragon was launched along with a demonstration of Viking fighting and special holiday buns.

The new Viking house at Bytoften will be finished by the summer
28. March 2018
Landscape and Archaeology

The first turf has been dug for the new Viking house. It will tie things together at this exciting, recreative area with its deep historical roots.

The Ladby Dragon was in the finals of the Funen Culture Prize
5. December 2017
The Viking Museum at Ladby

We can say, with pride, that our beautiful Ladby Dragon, launched on May 11, 2016, was one of five finalists for the Funen Culture Prize 2017.

The signal made it!
5. December 2017
The Viking Museum at Ladby

It worked! It is possible to send a message over long distances with the help of beacons with signal fires - and it is fast!