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Interesting History

The Snorralaung is an interesting stop on a walk around the museum. Snorting Sturluson was a key... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Highlander-GG
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Rochester Hills, Michigan
Lucky to visit off-season!

We were lucky enough to come off season, therefore few guests needed attention. We paid for a... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2018
dawnandshawn
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Kenwood, California
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4 weeks ago
“Interesting History”
Jan 5, 2018
“Not a hot spring for bathing!”
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Reykholt, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Snorralaung is an interesting stop on a walk around the museum. Snorting Sturluson was a key figure in Icelandic history and this was his pool.

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Reviewed March 28, 2018

We were lucky enough to come off season, therefore few guests needed attention. We paid for a guided tour of the museum. Sigrun was an incredibly knowledgeable decedent of Snorri. She shared the story of Snorri's life as we walked about the one room museum....More

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Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Visited here under the impression that it was a geothermal hot spring that could be entered by people, it is not. It was the hot spring where Snorri Sturluson, an Icelandic, historian, poet and politician used to bath.

3  Thank BGarde
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Reviewed December 27, 2017

This is the pool where Snorri Sturluson, an Icelandic historian, poet, and politician, bathed. He was elected twice as lawspeaker at the Icelandic parliament, the Althing. Unfortunately, he got on the wroing side of the Norwegian king and was executed. In Iceland, he is a...More

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Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Snorralaug is thought to have been used by locals since the 12th century, making it possibly the oldest human-used hot spring in the country. The temperature of the hot spring is said to fluctuate drastically, often becoming far too hot to bath in. Unfortunately they...More

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