At the Saga Centre guests are introduced to two periods of Icelandic history that have influenced the southern communities. In the exhibitions you will take a glance back in to the Viking age, with the well-known Njáls saga, and the last 100 years of trade in South Iceland and the Icelandic cooperative society. Audio guides are provided.
The Saga Centre is a pioneer of historical and cultural tourism in Iceland. Unique Njal´s Saga Exhibition in several languages, Art Gallerí, Saga Hall – replica of an old Viking Hall with historical refreshments, Model of Thingvellir AD 1000, Co-Op Museum, Njal´s Saga Tapestry in progress (everybody can take part) and an elegant Souvenir Shop with local Art and learned books. Viking-costumes and weapons for kids to play with. Guided tours around Njal´s Saga region avilable.
|Opening hours||Week days:
|May 15th – September 15th:||09:00-18:00||09:00-18:00||09:00-18:00|
|September 16th – May 14th:||Closed||10:00-17:00||10:00-17:00|
|Also open on request.|
Address: Hlíðarvegur 14 860 Hvolsvöllur
Open all year round.