Archaeology

We undertake archaeological excavations, investigations and registrations in the medieval towns of Norway.

Lise-Marie Bye Johansen

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Lise-Marie is the head of department for archaeology

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Projects

Here are some examples of our projects

Latest news

Men det er ikke bare en grav, det er det som er så spesielt med den her har det vært tre individer som har vært gravlagt i samme veldig smale grav.

Mass grave mystery in Oslo

NIKU's archaeologists have made an exciting find in Oslo - a grave containing three individuals displaying weapon cuts to the head and neck. The individuals may have been combatants in Norway’s civil war (1130-1240).