The Churches in Garðabær
Garðabær is the sixth most populous town in the country. The population has increased the fastest in recent years of all municipalities in the country. The town’s population is now 17,693, but they were 7,711 in 2008. The town has a solid sports team, but the sports association Stjarnan, founded in 1960 by Rev. Bjarni Friðriksson, plays in the top division. Both for women and men in the largest divisions, football, handball and basketball. In addition, Stjarnan has powerful swimming and gymnastics departments. There are three churches in the town, which is situated between Hafnarfjörður in the south and Kópavogur in the north. Garðabær is a young town, but it got its municipal rights in 1976.
Garðabær 21/03/2022 09:01 -09:57 : A7R IV – RX1R II : FE 1.8/135mm GM – 2.0/35mm Z
Photographs and text: Páll Stefánsson