The Church of the Holy Place
Virgin Mary and Saint Nicholas

Helgastadir Iceland

[Roman Catholic]

The church was present before the end of the 14th century. The Helgastaðabók with the life of St. Nicholas, illustrated with three full page illuminations and fifteen capitals, belonged to the church in Helgastadir. Thke book was in private ownership before 1659 and is now in the Royal Library in Stockholm. The church closed in 1872.