Viking Longship Replica to Visit Mystic, CT
September 20, 2016
The Draken Harald Harfagre, a 114’ replica of a Viking longship, will visit Mystic Seaport in early October and spend the winter at the museum. The Draken sailed from Norway to North America this summer.
The Draken is expected to arrive at the Seaport at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 2. The ship will be docked on the south end of Bulazel Wharf near the Charles W. Morgan. Pending US Coast Guard inspection on Monday morning, the Draken will be open to the public from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. each day from Monday, October 3, to Monday October 10.
Captain Björn Ahlander will recount the crew’s adventures as the first speaker in the 2016-2017 Adventure Series on Thursday, October 13. Tickets are available now.
Learn more about the Draken Harald Harfagre.