Top things to do in Stöðvarfjörður

Top Choice Museum in Stöðvarfjörður

Steinasafn Petru

The wondrous assemblage at Petra's Stone Collection was a lifelong labour of love for Petra Sveinsdóttir (1922–2012). Inside her house, stones and minerals are piled from floor to ceiling – 70% of them are from the …
Arts & Crafts in Stöðvarfjörður


This market in the community hall sells a variety of charming products from crafty locals (carvings, stones, ceramics etc). The knitwear selection is top-notch.
Cafe in Stöðvarfjörður

Kaffi Sunnó

Good road-tripping fare: out front of Steinasafn Petru a small kiosk sells takeaway soup, coffee and baked treats.
Arts Centre in Stöðvarfjörður

Creative Centre

Going by various names (Fish Factory, Sköpunarmiðstöð, 'In Here'), this once-abandoned fish factory by the harbour is a hive of creativity; it's a collaborative space that's home to artists' studios, a recording stu…
Fast Food in Stöðvarfjörður


The no-frills, low-key local chowhouse, serving up hot dogs, burgers and toasted sandwiches. There’s a stack of groceries, too.
Gallery in Stöðvarfjörður

Gallerí Snærós

Long-established Gallerí Snærós showcases the works of a talented family of local artists who dabble in a variety of media.