The Reykjavik Municipal Archives

The Reykjavik Municipal Archives are located at Tryggvagata 15, 3rd floor, in the heart of Reykjavik.

It preserves the documents of the City of Reykjavik.

The Public Archives Act   


Opening hours of the reading room are Monday to Friday from 10 am to 4 pm.

Everyone is free to visit the Archives and the research service is free of charge. It is also possible to send requests for information by mail.


Address: Tryggvagata 15, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland

Phone: (+354) –411-6060




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Vefur Bjarna Benediktssonar

Ólafur Thors

Félag héraðsskjalavarða

Brunabótavirðingar 1811-1953

Björn Þórðarson - skjalasafn