Jólatré [christmas tree] is designed to bring back the memory of the handmade Icelandic Christmas tree. The story tells that in the early 19th century Icelandic families used to make their own handmade Christmas trees, since the only pine trees available were imported and a rare luxury. An old tradition brought back to spread happiness and joy is now shared with you. Read the full story about the tradition regarding Christmas trees in Iceland on the homepage of the National Museum of Iceland.
Jólatré [christmas tree] is also sold in the National Museum of Iceland Gift Shop.