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The Old Farmhouse Laufas, Akureyri

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  • Laufás is special and only one of few well preserved turf house farms left in Iceland. Beautiful views, historic buildings and a welcoming coffee house, this is a must see when coming to the North of ...  more »
  • We took a day tour on our recent visit to Akureyri, and our first stop was the Laufas museum. We did not know what to expect, but we were delighted by what we saw! The labyrinthine turf house, with al...  more »
  • The peat farm of Laufas is perhaps not the greatest - but compared to the Glaumbær farm he liked much better. The single rooms are a folk Museum, in which objects and furniture from the environment are lovingly issued. So you can learn a great deal about how the people together who lived earlier. The construction of a peat farm is here to understand. Who would like to visit the Museum inside, can free walk around the yard and look around. It is advisable however to pay the relatively low entrance fee and to gain an impression of the Interior.
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