Reykjavík - Cultural Knitting Tour
Tour Code: ILR09
Knitting Day Tour
Guiding services, museum entry, transport
3 hours, 1h30 walking
ITM Information Centre on Bankastræti 2 at 13:00
The tour ends at the Open Air museum. From the museum, you can take a bus or taxi to your next destination.
Iceland´s Knitting Traditions and history
Icelandic wool has been a staple in Icelandic fashion for centuries. During this cultural discovery day tour in Reykjavík, you will gain insight into Iceland’s knitting traditions and history. With visits to yarn shops and our resident master knitter’s workspace, Hélène Magnússon, you will see how the variety and use of Icelandic wool has evolved over time. On your guided tour of the Open Air museum, you will observe the architecture, living conditions and way of life from earlier time. A truly interactive and fun day of learning about Icelandic history.
- Guiding services
- entry to the Open Air museum