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GALTASTADIR FARM COUNTY HROARSTUNGA East Iceland

Region: East Iceland
Coordinates: 65.3668743° N 14.3948469° W

Galtastadir farm ( Hroarstungu,) is a small sod farm dating back to the 19th century. Its architecture is different to most other such farms in the country. It comprises i.a. a living room above a cow shed. This old house has been in the care of the National Museum since 1976 and is still (2005) dilapidated, but under slow reconstruction. Some of the separate sheds are still standing.

Sod farms and churches dating back to the 18th century

Galtastadir in Icelandic

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