Guided literary walking tours, every Thursday in June, July and August at 3pm!
Reykjavik City Library | Grófin Culture House, Tryggvagata 15.
The walk is centered on dark deeds of various kinds in Icelandic fiction, happening in or around Reykjavík, and give a taste of Icelandic crime fiction, ghost stories and history. The walking tours are led by library staff.
The walks start at the library in Grófin, Tryggvagata 15. The walk is at an easy pace and takes around 90 minutes.
Tickets are 1.500 ISK, available at the library or at www.tix.is. Free for children under 18.
As a warm-up for the tours, the library screens a 45min documentary on Icelandic folklore in its 5th floor screening room, free of charge. The doc is titled Spirits of Iceland: Living with Elves, Trolls and Ghosts and has been popular among guests of the tour.
"A bloody walk to remember," one journalist wrote. Read Grapevine's article on Dark Deeds.
Jón Páll Ásgeirsson, project manager
jon.pall.asgeirsson [at] reykjavik.is
tel. +354 411 4116