• Snorrastofa, cultural and
    medieval centre in Reykholt

The Research Project The Pre-Christian Religions of the North November 22. 2021

The Research Project The Pre-Christian Religions of the North

The Pre-Christian Religions of the North (PCRN) research project is a ground-breaking initiative concerned with pre-Christian religious belief and cultic practice in Northern Europe before and during the arrival of Christianity in the region.

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An exhibition in Snorrastofa library October 28. 2021

Toward a new beginning

The exhibition is about transition, flow and change – and marks the shifting paradigm we are in – going from a world impacted by a pandemic to something new. The images focus on natures creation, emergence and new beginnings. The pictures are from all around Iceland, with a few of the images placing special emphasis on East Iceland.

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Thoreau & the Nick of Time October 5. 2021

Thoreau & the Nick of Time

Thoreau Symposium to be held at The Snorrastofa Cultural and Medieval Centre, Reykholt, Iceland, on May 25-27 (Wed-Fri), 2022, with voluntary joint excursions on May 28-29 (Sat-Sun), 2022. In case rescheduling proves necessary due to COVID-19, designated backup dates, likely during the fall of 2022, will be announced.

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Visitor’s Reception’s Opening Hours

1 May – 31 August:
every day 10 – 17

1 Sept. – 30 April:
weekdays 10 – 17
Otherwise by arrangement.