The medieval farm Stiklastadir offers historical and exciting activities for everyone
Stiklastadir is open all year around for groups and is located only a short walk from Stiklestad National Cultural Centre
THE VIKING LONGHOUSE
Stiklastadir is a stately building, 36 metres long, 8 metres wide and 7 metres high and with beautiful carvings. The building consists of two large rooms: the banqueting hall and the dwelling hall/house/room.
The banqueting hall acted as a place where the chief
would gather his friends to feasts in order to build alliances and confirm friendships. As our guest you can join in the feast at Stiklastadir! We also provide guided tours. In the summer season the longhouse is alive with activities everyday for all ages.
THE MEDIEVAL GUEST LOFT
An elegant loft based on the architectural traditions of the High Middle Ages is now open. Join us in the Guest Loft and listen to stories about the changes given rise to by the Battle of Stiklestad as we travel back to 1247. The building houses an impressive assembly hall and beds for overnight stays.
At Stiklestadir you can enjoy many activities with crafts,farm work and children’s games. Learn how
to light a fire with flint and steel, shoot with bow and arrow and sew your own skin purse. Or maybe you would like to try being an archaeologist? Listen to exciting stories in the longhouse and experience a guiding around the Middleage market and buildings. We have also made Our own recreation of «the Battle at Stiklestad» where kids get to dress up as a viking and figth With sword and shield! Stiklastadir is open 24. June – 13. August