• en
  • is

THE OLD BLACKSMITH’S WORKSHOP

The old Blacksmith’s Workshop was founded by Gudmundur J Sigurdsson in 1913, but Gudmundur came back to Thingeyri in 1903 after learning the trade in Denmark. The machine shop was one of the first if its kind in Iceland and leading in the development in the trade.

Today the museum includes all the old machines and blacksmith operation are still in their almost original state. This is a living museum, where visitors can experience the old machine shop as time has stood still. An amazing atmosphere for all ages.

The old Blacksmith’s Workshop is a part of Westfjords Heritage Museum.

Related Articles

    The Culture House

    The Culture House

    The house was built in 1925 as community hospital. In 2003 it was thoroughly renovated and opened as Culture House for t...

    Einar Jónsson Museum

    Einar Jónsson Museum

    Einar Jónsson was Iceland´s first sculptor. He attended the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen from 1896 to...

    Hafnarborg, Institute of Culture and Fine Art

    Hafnarborg, Institute of Culture and Fine Art

    Hafnarborg – The Hafnarfjörður Centre of Culture and Fine Art was established in 1983. The museum has two exhibition gal...

    Numismatic Museum

    Numismatic Museum

    The Central Bank and National Museum of Iceland jointly operate a numismatic collection according to an agreement ratifi...


Hafnarstræti 10 470 Þingeyri

+354 456 3291

[email protected]

www.nedsti.is


May 15th -Sept. 30 9:00-17:00


CATEGORIES

NEARBY SERVICES