L'Anse aux Meadows is an archaeological site on the northernmost tip of Newfoundland. Discovered in 1960, it is the only known site of a Norse or Viking village in Canada, and in North America outside of Greenland. The UNESCO World Heritage Site highlights Viking life in North America.

L'Anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland, Canada - an archaeological site on the northernmost tip of Newfoundland discovered in It is the only known site of a Norse or Viking village in North America outside of Greenland.

Sense and Simplicity - L'Anse aux Meadows a Viking village in northern Newfoundland

Sense and Simplicity - a Viking village in L'Anse aux Meadows, northern Newfoundland

L'Anse aux Meadows, recreated long house, the archaeological site of Viking settlement in North America (Canada).

First known European born in North American. Norse long house recreation, L'Anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

L'Anse aux Meadows Viking settlement in Newfoundland,Canada.

Vikings Built This Amazing Green-Roofed Village 1000 Years Ago! Read more: Green-Roofed Houses at L’anse Aux Meadows Were Built by Vikings 1000 Years Ago!

At the tip of the Great Northern Peninsula of the island of Newfoundland, the remains of an 11th-century Viking settlement are evidence of the first European presence in North America. The excavated remains of wood-framed peat-turf buildings are similar to those found in Norse Greenland and Iceland.

L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site At the tip of the Great Northern Peninsula of the island of Newfoundland, the remains of an Viking settlement are evidence of the first European presence in North America.

L’Anse au Meadows National Historic Site of Canada

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L’Anse au Meadows National Historic Site of Canada - Archaeological Site - Viking Settlement - pre dating Columbus

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