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Laxdal House (Laxdalshus)

Hafnarstraeti 11, Akureyri 600, Iceland
+354 462 4162
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Worth walk by - oldest house in Akureyri

Worth a walk by and a picture. We just arrived after about two feet of snow so it was closed. It... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2016
Andrea G
,
Fairfield, Connecticut
Oldest house in Akureyri

We saw this from the outside when we were on a walking tour of the city. I don't think you can go... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
SCTraveller42
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South Carolina
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8 Dec 2016
“Worth walk by - oldest house in Akureyri”
14 Sep 2016
“Oldest house in Akureyri”
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Hafnarstraeti 11, Akureyri 600, Iceland
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Reviewed 9 December 2016

Worth a walk by and a picture. We just arrived after about two feet of snow so it was closed. It looked pretty in the snow!

Thank Andrea G
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

We saw this from the outside when we were on a walking tour of the city. I don't think you can go in but it does have a sign out front with information about it. Interesting piece of history in the overall scheme of historical...More

Thank SCTraveller42
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

This is just another house, it was a good drive by but there are many other interesting things to see in this wonderful city.

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Reviewed 7 June 2016

This oldest house of Akureyri can easily be admired from the street in front of it. A panel with information gives you all the details about its history. Have a look and move on, its nice, not thrilling

Thank Klaas S
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Reviewed 22 August 2015

You are only able to walk by it, no entrance. It is a nice example of the wooden architecture, which is not common.

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