The Vinland Mystery
Lesson created by Kelly Morrissey using
Video from NFB YouTube Channel
In 1960, Drs. Helge Ingstad and Anne Stine Ingstad of Norway uncovered some house mounds at l’Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland. This site is now on the United Nations’ World Heritage List. Now a National Park, L’Anse aux Meadows is one of the most important archaeological sites in the world. Let's watch.
Additional Resources for you to Explore
To learn more about L'Anse aux Meadows, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, visit Parks Canada's website on this National Historic Site. The Wikipedia entry might also fill in some gaps for those hungering to learn more.