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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The exhibition Dark Iceland (Myrka Ísland) May 7. 2021

The exhibition Dark Iceland (Myrka Ísland)

The exhibition Dark Iceland (Myrka Ísland) in Snorrastofa's library. The works are by two young a...

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Snorrastofa welcomes guests again May 7. 2020

Snorrastofa welcomes guests again

Snorrastofa held closed all it's guest-services during the corona-virus-pandemic from march to Ma...

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Temporary closing of Snorrastofa's guest reception March 22. 2020

Temporary closing of Snorrastofa's guest reception

The decision has been made to close the guest reception of Snorrastofa in Reykholt in Western Ice...

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Opening hours during Christmas and New Years Eve 2019/2020 December 15. 2019

Opening hours during Christmas and New Years Eve 2019/2020

Snorrastofa will be closed from December 20th to January 1st, opening again on Thursday January 2...

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Opening Hours in Snorrastofa during Easter 2019 April 16. 2019

Opening Hours in Snorrastofa during Easter 2019

Snorrastofa is open every day during Easter 2019 from 10-17 Welcome to visit one of Iceland's mos...

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Welcome to Snorrastofa in Reykholt, West Iceland February 1. 2019

Welcome to Snorrastofa in Reykholt, West Iceland

Reykholt in West Iceland is an important historical site, a cultural centre in past and present. ...

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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.