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Experience an old fashioned Christmas at Árbæjarsafn Museum

By Staff

  • Like in the olden days At Árbæjarsafn Open Air Museum in Reykjavík visitors get a chance to experience Christmas as it was long ago. Photo/Vilhelm Gunnarsson

Anyone in the mood for an old fashioned Christmas are advised to visit the Árbæjarsafn Open Air Museum in Reykjavík where visitors get a chance to experience Christmas as it was long ago. This includes the preparation of traditional Icelandic Christmas food and crafts such as candle making.  Traditional Christmas sweets will be on offer in the old General Store, hot chocolate is served at the Museum’s coffee shop and the Yule Lads will pay a visit to entertain the youngest guests.

Admission fee for adults is 1300 krónur (8 euros/ 10 US dollars) but free for children.

When: December 7th, 14th and 21st between 1pm and 5pm. 

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