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Kaupvangur Cultural Centre
Kaupvangur Cultural Centre

No marker available. Kaupvangur, Egilsstaðir, Iceland, Egilsstaðir

Fredrik Bald, a Danish master carpenter, built the impressive Kaupvangur mansion in Vopnafjorður for merchants Orum and Wulff in 1884. Very talented, this same craftsman also built the Althingi parlia...



Bustarfell farmhouse
Bustarfell farmhouse

No marker available. Bustarfell Hofsárdalur, 690 Vopnafjörður, Iceland, Vopnafjörður

On road 85 towards Vopnafjordur, there is a detour onto road 920 which leads to Burstafell, a beautiful old stone farmhouse with red gables and a turf roof. Inhabited until 1966 this is one of the old...



Skaftfell Center for Visual Arts
Skaftfell Center for Visual Arts

No marker available. Austurvegur 42, 710 Seyðisfjörður, Iceland, Seyðisfjörður

Discover this beacon of cultural initiatives as you wander among the beautifully crafted historic buildings of Seydisfjordur. Skaftfell is a visual art center set up in 1998 to encourage the developme...



Mulastofa
Mulastofa

No marker available. Hafnarbyggð 4, 690 Vopnafjörður, Iceland, Vopnafjörður

Mulastofa in Vopnafjordur is a memorial exhibition featuring the works of the brothers Jon Muli Arnason and Jonas Arnason, both of whom were born in Vopnafjordur. The brothers were well known in Icela...



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The Museum Of Natural History In Neskaupstadur
The Museum Of Natural History In Neskaupstadur

No marker available. Egilsbraut 2, 740 Neskaupstaður, Iceland,

The Museum of Natural History in Neskaupstaður is a new and interesting museum which displays the best of Icelandic nature; Icelandic mammals, shellfish, birds, insects and stone collection as well as...



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Skaftfell – Center For Visual Art
Skaftfell – Center For Visual Art

No marker available. Austurvegur 42, 710 Seyðisfjörður, Iceland, Seyðisfjörður

Skaftfell – Center for Visual Art operates in the field of contemporary art, on a local and international level. Its activities are based upon an exhibition program, alongside a residency and outreach...



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Lagarfljot (Lagarfljót) Monster
Lagarfljot (Lagarfljót) Monster

No marker available. Lagarfljót, Iceland, Egilsstaðir

Driving along the shores of Lake Lagarfljot look out for the monster, whose story is over 650 years old and mentioned in the Annals from the year 1345. The monstrous 'worm' is often referred to as a s...



The Eggs of Gledivik Sculptures (Eggin í Gleðivík)
The Eggs of Gledivik Sculptures (Eggin í Gleðivík)

No marker available. Víkurland, Djúpivogur, Iceland, Djúpivogur

On the west side of the harbor, about 1km from the town center is the work of Icelandic sculptor Sigurdur Gudmundsson, who is well known in Holland and other European countries. Lined up above the sho...



Storurd (Stórurð) hike
Storurd (Stórurð) hike

No marker available. Iceland, Borgafjordur Eystri

Duration: 5 hours. Difficulty: moderately strenuous. There are a couple of steep sections on the path and some streams to ford. Ascent and descent of around 250m. Interest: mountain views, birds, flor...



Tvisongur Sound Sculpture
Tvisongur Sound Sculpture

No marker available. Iceland,

Tvisongur is a sound sculpture by the German artist Lucas Kühne, located on the mountainside, a 15-20 minute walk from the town.  The work is built of concrete and consists of five interconnected d...