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Museum Monday highlights from Viking.TV

Courtesy Kon-Tiki Museum

We’re setting off for Iceland in a few weeks to sign up for Viking for one in all their Welcome Back cruises. So we have been poking across the enterprise’s website.

One remarkable resource there for the general public is Viking.TV. It changed into created in response to the pandemic and this channel is chock complete of films approximately artwork, way of life, history, food, track, architecture, and destinations round the world.

Our preferred function is Museum Monday. Stop in and also you’ll see that there are actually extra than 60 videos about museums and collections. inclusive of some wonderful behind the scene excursions.

You’ll find your own favorites, however here are a few of the movies that captured our attention and our imagination this week. We started with a visit to the Kon-Tiki Museum in Oslo, Norway, domestic to Thor Heyerdahl’s original Kon-Tiki raft and the papyrus boat Ra II.

We also went down a rabbit hollow at London’s British Museum studying approximately how organized the museum for lockdown and toured the gathering of the Alaskan items at the Sainsbury Centre in Norwich, England.