Guided tours, talks and lectures

We offer tours, talks and lectures of varying lengths on Snorri, the library and the church. Live lectures and presentations for groups are a great addition to the visit to Snorrastofa. Lectures and guided tours are offered in Icelandic, Nordic languages, English and German.

Off-peak visitors can order light refreshments in advance.


Tel: + 354 433 8000


With short guidance (10-15 min.) through exhibition, library and church 

1.500 kr.

With longer guidance (30 min.) through exhibition, library and church

2.000 kr.

Lectures/talks (1 hr):

About Snorri Sturluson and the history of Reykholt. Lecturers: Sigrún Þormar and Bergur Þorgeirsson.

30.000 kr. plus admission (1.000 per person)

Lecturers outside of Snorrastofa: Rev. Geir Waage and Óskar Guðmundsson.

35.000 kr. plus admission (1.000 kr. per person)

Refreshments; teas, coffees and kleina, 800 kr. per person.

Refreshments must be ordered in advance.

Snorrastofa’s price list 2017

Visits from schools

The visitors’ reception often welcomes school groups and gives an introduction to Snorri Sturluson and his work. We will go for a walk around Reykholt and chat to the students along the way. Please book ahead (see above).

Prices for school groups
(minimum 10 in a group)

Primary and secondary schools

500 kr. per student. 

Colleges and further education

1.000 kr. per student, including an introduction.