L'Anse Aux Meadows National Historic Site, L'Anse aux Meadows

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Learn about pre-Columbian European cultures in the Americas at L'Anse Aux Meadows National Historic Site, a World Heritage Site. Thought to date back to the year 1000 CE, the ruins of the Norse or Viking settlement have been widely accepted as proof of European cultures crossing the Atlantic and contacting indigenous peoples before the times of Columbus. Reconstructions in some of the village's buildings, such as the grass-covered sod longhouse, give a sense of daily life in the settlement. Make L'Anse Aux Meadows National Historic Site a centerpiece of your L'Anse aux Meadows vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our L'Anse aux Meadows trip itinerary maker tool.
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  • We stopped by this Historic Site and were surprised by how well it was done - the Visitor Center included a movie that was excellent at explaining the significance of the site, how it was... 
    We stopped by this Historic Site and were surprised by how well it was done - the Visitor Center included a movie that was excellent at explaining the significance of the site, how it was...  more »
  • Worth the long long drive from the ferry to Nova Scotia. Extremely well done, friendly staff and amazing history. So glad we finally made the trip. 
    Worth the long long drive from the ferry to Nova Scotia. Extremely well done, friendly staff and amazing history. So glad we finally made the trip.  more »
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  • Get spot yo visit .. soent the night in the RV here
  • A definite must see

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