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Árnesinga Folk Museum, Eyrarbakki

Árnesinga Folk Museum, Eyrarbakki

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Published September 23, 2010

The museum is located in one of Iceland’s oldest buildings, built in 1765. Merchant families lived in the House for almost two centuries during which the House was the centre for art and European culture in Iceland; fashion, music and literature spread from there throughout the country. At the Árnesinga Folk Museum’s varied exhibitions, visitors can experience past times and learn about the remarkable history of the building.


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Straumur: Festival Fun & Electro Pop

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Happening Today: A Blaze In The Norðanpaunk

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NORÐANPAUNK—MANIFESTO PROFUGUS BOREALIS: To be, or not to be, punk

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Guys! I Want To Tell You About Festisvall!

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Hi, dear readers. My name is Árni Már and I’m here to tell you about an annual arts and music

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Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea: Farao’s New Sound

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Kari Jahnsen, aka Farao, sits in a downtown Reykjavík cafe on a typically unsettled Icelandic day. We’re chatting amiably over

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Happening Tonight: Börn / Kælan Mikla / Antimony

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Get your post-SlutWalk energy out at Dillon—embrace the night and get your gloom on with performances from three hard-core, kick-ass,

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