Treasures of the National Museum of Iceland
Author: Margrét Hallgrímsdóttir
This richly illustrated book explores the diverse cultural heritage in the keeping of the National Museum of Iceland, encompassing important archaeological finds, magnificent ecclesiastical art, fascinating textiles and humble utensils from everyday life.
It also gives an insight into the notable photographic collection and Iceland’s unique turf house heritage. The Museum’s role is to mediate knowledge, provoke thinking and enrich society. The National Museum’s collections reveal the story of Iceland from the Settlement to present time and pave the way to the future.
16 November 2021Deborah R.
I recommend this product
A great visual reminder of all the treasures I saw at the National Museum.