Visit the Norway Pavilion and discover the legendary gods and myths of the real Vikings.
View historical items—some being exhibited outside of Norway for the first time ever—to explore how the Vikings’ beliefs impacted their daily life.
Delve into the myths and legends that guided the Vikings, beginning with the creation myth that explains how the world was created from the bones of giants, held together by a gigantic tree and populated by bold gods who inspired heroic and ruthless deeds.
The Gods and Goddesses
Learn about some of the Vikings’ deities, including these 4 Norse gods:
Experience an introduction to this small-scale but faithful reproduction of the Gol stavkirke, or stave church. Built around 1212 A.D. in Hallingdal, Norway, the original stave church was saved from demolition by a national preservation society and can now be found at the Norwegian Museum of Cultural History, located in Oslo.
Meet a pair of free-spirited Norsemen as they put together a new Viking crew in the Norway Pavilion.