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Longship Trading Company
Established 1992
Celebrating our Silver Jubilee 1992 -2017
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Specialists in Bringing Viking & Saxon History Alive
Working with Children in Schools & Museums for over 25 years 
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We are the oldest and most popular companies providing Viking & Saxon School Workshops and one of the few who make visits all over the UK. We average over 200 school workshops per year and 1000's of schools have experienced one of our school workshops with a large number of them booking a return visit year on year with some schools booking a year or more in advance to get the date that they want so we always recommend that schools book a visit as early as possible!

We now offer a day covering 1066 sessions for Primary and Senior schools.

All our staff who make school visits hold a current CRB/Disclosure Certificate
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Longship is proud to be the only Company/Organisation asked to provide workshops for the British Museum's "Vikings Life & Legends Exhibition in 2014" the largest Viking Exhibition at the museum for more than 40 years

Feedback from the British Museum

"I want to say a huge thank you for providing workshops for our Young Friends for our Viking Invasion day, they had a great day and it couldn’t have been possible without your professional fun attitude. I hope we can work together again soon".
Best regards, Sarah Kinsella
Membership Events Co-ordinator British Museum
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For an independent view of a Viking school visit read the article published about us in Times Educational Supplement  

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