Temporary Exhibitions
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Icelandic silverwork


To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the National Museum of Iceland an exhibition on various silver items made in Iceland is offered in the museum‘s Arc Hall.

Various silver objects from a long period of Iceland‘s history are shown at the exhibition where the focus is on the methods used to create them.

At the same time another exhibition, Part–time Silversmith is offered in the Corner, where guests can see the tools that silversmiths of the past used to make silver objects. Here you can read more about the methods and the silverobjects: Icelandic-Silverwork-handout