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I'd be dying to visit here again

About 30 years ago, I lived in this house. The Gamla Kaupfelagid which means Old Co-Op was used... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
milliesmum2016
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Christchurch, New Zealand
George Walker's Legacy

This museum in Breiddalsvik contains the personal papers and collection of Dr. George P.L. Walker... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2016
Kopanoak
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Dartmouth, Canada
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“I'd be dying to visit here again”
14 Sep 2016
“George Walker's Legacy”
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Gamla kaupfelagid, Breiddalsvik 760, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

About 30 years ago, I lived in this house. The Gamla Kaupfelagid which means Old Co-Op was used then by the local farmers who came from their farms to co-operatively complete the annual slaughter. I am not an Icelandic farmer but I did do a...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

This museum in Breiddalsvik contains the personal papers and collection of Dr. George P.L. Walker. For the many people who have no idea who he was, Dr. Walker was an influential geologist in the fields of volcanology and mineralogy. He spent many of his summers...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Well presented layout of the rocks and iceland spar to interest those wanting to know more about the formations of the different rock layers. Overlook an amazing formation to the west of the town

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Reviewed 17 July 2016

Pieces of ancient lava from eruption in 1800s and newer lava dust from 2010 Eyjafjallajokull eruption laid out in bowls that said "please touch" - so I did!

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Reviewed 10 August 2015

This is a rebuilt old house . Inside they preserve a bit of their old history. The rebuliding show a very nice work and gives a backflash into how people lived before. Inside when I was there two girls interested to show you around.

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