Geological Museum: University of Copenhagen

Tucked inside the Royal Botanic Gardens in Copenhagen is the Geological Museum. Our motivation for visiting was to see the exhibition Flora Danica - a display of hand-drawn and coloured botanical prints. These were showcased alongside contemporary interpretations by Danish artists. It was a very small exhibition, which isn't a criticism. In fact, it was… Continue reading Geological Museum: University of Copenhagen

The Settlement Exhibition

Our first full day in Reykjavík was filled with seeing the sights, buying some sweaters, and visiting museums. On our agenda was the Settlement Exhibition, a museum showcasing archaeological ruins excavated in 2001. Whilst digging around Adalstraeti, a street in downtown Reykjavík, some of the oldest remnants of human habitation in the city were discovered.… Continue reading The Settlement Exhibition