• English

Njál’s Saga Centre

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:
Saturdays: Sundays:
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.

Related Articles

    Menningar Staður Eyrarbakka

    Menningar Staður Eyrarbakka

    Sveitarfélagið Árborg hefur gert samkomulag við  Friðsæld ehf, fyrirtæki Siggeirs Ingólfssonar og Regínu Guðjónsdóttur  ...

    Herhusid – Artist in residence

    Herhusid – Artist in residence

    The Herhús, artist-in-residence home and workshop, opened in 2005. Located in the centre of Siglufjordur next to all ser...

    Gerðuberg Cultural center

    Gerðuberg Cultural center

    Opened on 4 March 1983, Gerðuberg is an all-round cultural centre run by the City of Reykjavík, offering a varied progra...

    East Iceland Emigration Center

    East Iceland Emigration Center

    he East Iceland Emigration Center is located at Kaupvangur Cultural Center. The East Iceland Emigration Center is an or...


Hlíðarvegur 14 860 Hvolsvöllur

487-8781, 618-6143

[email protected]

www.njala.is


Open all year round.


  • English

CATEGORIES



NEARBY SERVICES