Hof

Hof – a cluster of farms, between the ocean and the glacier, in the municipality of Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, on the Ring Road in the Eastern Region (Eastfjords) in Iceland.

Hofskirkja – a turf church from 1884, serves as a parish church, maintained by National Museum of Iceland. It is one of six still standing churches of this type. It was built by carpenter Páll Pálsson and well known blacksmith Þorsteinn Gissurarson (called “Tool”).



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