Settlement Center of Iceland

This remarkable multimedia exhibition in Borgarnes uses the Sagas to explore the history of Iceland’s early settlement by Nordic Vikings. Half of the center is dedicated to the story of Egill, a colorful figure from one of the best-loved Icelandic Sagas, Egill’s Saga.

Visitors are lead on a voyage of discovery through story boards, sculptures, sound and lighting as well as theater and live performances. Audio guides are available in Icelandic, English, German, French, Norwegian, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Japanese, Finish, Swedish and Polish.