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Stowarzyszenie Miłośników Truso - Truso Association (PL)

Open from: 
2001
Member of EXARC: 
Yes
Member of ICOM: 
No

The archaeological research which has been carried out for about 30 years now in Truso - Scandinavian trading and craft emporium, discovered in today's Poland - has yielded an enormous number of heritage items. Main goal for Truso Association is to create legal, organizational and financial terms to build a replica of Truso emporium and recreate the conditions of everyday life in VIII-X century.

Truso Association achieves its goals by promoting knowledge about Truso emporium, history, archaeology and old craftsmanship. We cooperate with scientific and cultural institutions, museums, associations and networks.
Our main goal is to build replica of Truso on a land have managed to acquire and recreate everyday life in the emporium. Our associates participate in scientific conferences, lectures and conduct lessons on different subjects like archaeology, Vikings and crafts for school children and students. We also publish books about archaeology and history. Truso Association participates and organizes various types of cultural and historical events like Night of Museums and historical festivals.

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Location

Stowarzyszenie Miłośników Truso
Bulwar Zygmunta Augusta 11
82-300 Elbląg
Poland
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Phone: 
(+48) 511261648
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People Behind

Function:
Chairman
Function:
Board Member
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