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Fyrkat Viking Centre - Hobro - Denmark - Historical museum - Fortress - Buildings - European Tourist Guide - euro-t-guide.com
The Fyrkat Viking Centre consists of two locations just outside the town of Hobro. The first site is at the original "Viking fortification" which dates more than 1,000 years back. This site mainly consist of a huge circular earthwork, which made up the outer wall of the fortress. The other site contains a number replicas of Viking houses, where it is possible to see how the Vikings lived. 
 
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A Viking women is displayed at the exhibition house at the Fyrkat Viking Centre in Hobro.

A Viking women is displayed at the exhibition house at the Fyrkat Viking Centre in Hobro.
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Details from the largest replica of a Viking houses at the Fyrkat Viking Centre in Hobro.

Details from the largest replica of a Viking houses at the Fyrkat Viking Centre in Hobro.
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One of the smaller Viking house replicas at the Fyrkat Viking Centre in Hobro.

One of the smaller Viking house replicas at the Fyrkat Viking Centre in Hobro.
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A view from the top of earthwork of the old Fyrkat Viking fortress into the area, where the Vikings had their houses. The houses are marked by the stones in the grass.

A view from the top of earthwork of the old Fyrkat Viking fortress into the area, where the Vikings had their houses. The houses are marked by the stones in the grass.
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Some of the pottery that can be seen at the Fyrkat Viking Centre in Hobro.

Some of the pottery that can be seen at the Fyrkat Viking Centre in Hobro.
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Some of the replica Viking houses at the Fyrkat Viking Centre in Hobro.

Some of the replica Viking houses at the Fyrkat Viking Centre in Hobro.
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