Welcome to Web of Þjóðveldisbærinn

The Reconstructed Farm is based on the excavated farmhouse Stöng from the Commonwealth Era in Iceland and provides visitors with an opportunity to study the buildings of our ancestors and learn about their background and daily life.

The excavated farm Stöng is believed to have been destroyed in the Hekla eruption in the year 1104.

News and events

29.3.2011 : Gaukur Trandilsson filmed at the reconstructed farm

The Youth Association of Skeiða- og Gnúpverjahreppur has dramatised excerpts from the Saga of Gaukur Trandilsson.

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1.7.2010 : The Settlement

Focus of Icelandic crafts, songs and instrumentalists, dance, sports and games

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Location and opening hours

Staðsetning þjóðveldisbæjarins

Open every day from June 1. until August 31. from 10am - 5pm.

Admittance is ISK 750 for adults. Children up to 16 years free of charge. Groups: ISK 500.

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  • Jason California (in the middle) with representatives of the medieval farm
    Documentary film (9)
  • Fólk í skjalanum
    Settlement Day 2010 (23)


  • Stjórnarráðið
  • Skeiða- og Gnúpverjahreppur
  • Þjóðminjasafnið
  • Landsvirkjun


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