Strandarkirkja

Strandarkirkja

Many people visit Strandarkirkja, which stays open throughout the summer and on weekends in spring and autumn. Also, it is often open on weekends in winter. The church custodian receives visitors and informs them about the old and present history of the church. 


Religious services are conducted at Christmas and at Easter and once in the autumn, as well as on a Sunday when the winter fishing season is at its height. From the middle of May through August there are fortnightly services and thus altogether some 10 services every year. 

Thorlakskirkja church choir leads the singing in the church and the organist is Miklos Dalmay. Lectures or talks about the history of the church and the community at Selvogur may be booked with the parish priest, the Rev. Baldur Kristjansson, by phoning 898 0971 or sending an e-mail to [email protected] The chairman of the church committee is Gudrun Tomasdottir, and the church custodian is Guð­mund­ur Orn Hansson, mobile: 892-7954. Donations to the church may be deposited into a bank account no. 0150-05-60764, state registration no. 630269-6879. 

 Opening Hours: 
Open throughout the summer and on weekends in spring and autumn and on weekends in winter. 
Amenities: Wheelchair Accessible