House of Vigdís was opened on 20. apríl 2017

The house is open to visitors from Monday to Friday from 11 to 16 and by appointment. In Veröld, you can learn about Vigdís Finnbogadóttir, the first woman democratically elected as president of a country. You can also learn about the architecture of this beautiful building, and about the activities of the institute and centre housed in Veröld. There are guided tours around the building by appointment.


Vigdís Finnbogadóttir
Institute of Foreign Languages


Vigdís International Centre for Multi-
lingualism and Intercultural Understanding

Vigdís Finnbogadóttir

President of Iceland 1980-1996


Next 5 Upcoming Events

17jan(jan 17)16:0030jun(jun 30)17:00Exhibition: First Encounters. Greenlanders in Ísafjörður in 1925.(january 17) 16:00 - (june 30) 17:00 Veröld - House of Vigdís Event Organized By: VIMIUC Event Type :Event

15aug(aug 15)09:0017(aug 17)17:00GLS 201909:00 (15) - 17:00 (17) Veröld hús Vigdísar Event Organized By: Stofnun Vigdísar Finnbogadóttur Event Type :Conference