History Hunters

See how the History Hunters dig deep to uncover Dublin’s past! Learn how archaeology works with history and science to piece together the jigsaws of our ancestor’s lives and lifestyles.

Courtesy of the National Museum of Ireland, see genuine Viking and Medieval artefacts including the skeletal remains of a Viking warrior and a medieval woman, both found in Dublin. Hear the languages of old Dublin and explore the city’s earliest maps. In the Past Today, see how we are influenced by the Viking and Medieval era in today’s books, movies, fashion and architecture.