The creation of the wall paintings in the Ansgar Church 860 AD

Take a walk in the past

The first church in present Denmark was built in Ribe in the middle of the 9th century, that's during the Danish Viking Age. Bacl then a visualization of the Bible stories was essential to the success of the Christian message, the new religion. That is why we are recreating a church interior as it could have looked in the 9th century. Learn more about the process, the motifs and the relevance of illustrations to the conversion of religion in Denmark.

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Vadehavskysten, Ribe / Esbjerg info@vadehavskysten.dk
Vadehavskysten, Ribe / Esbjerg