Tickets for 1238 Battle of Iceland

A virtual reality ride through some of Iceland's amazing historic events

Flexible ticket: cancellable up to 24 hours before visit date (if selected)
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  • Experience Iceland's real historic events in an interactive exhibition, designed around virtual reality
  • Dress in chainmail and pose for a photo like a real Sturlung-era Icelander set for battle – watch out, it's heavy!
  • Stay for lunch at Grána Bistro, which serves up great local food, coffee, and drinks in a cozy dining area


Relive the gritty history of Iceland at 1238 Battle of Iceland. This immersive exhibition takes a giant leap beyond your regular history museum and hauls you back in time, thanks to virtual reality technology.

Immerse yourself fully in the Age of the Sturlungs (1220-1264), the bloodiest and most violent era in Icelandic history. You'll experience the Battle of Örlygsstaðir first-hand. Watch out for erupting volcanoes! Oh, go on, take a closer look, it's only VR after all!


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Admission to 1238 Battle of Iceland

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  • Changes may be possible for this ticket


Show your smartphone ticket at the reception desk.


Opening hours

Saturday 09:00 - 18:00
Sunday 09:00 - 18:00
Monday 09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 18:00
Thursday 09:00 - 18:00
Friday 09:00 - 18:00

How to get there

1238 Battle of Iceland
Aðalgata 21, 550, Sauðárkrókur
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