This unique stone collection is found in Stöðvarfjörður in the east of Iceland. In 1946 Ljósbjörg Petra María Sveinsdóttir, or just Petra, started collecting the stones. Since 1974, visitors have been invited to visit Petra’s home to see her amazing collection, now considered one of the most popular tourist attractions in East Iceland. Most of the stones were found in Stöðvarfjöður or nearby places in East Iceland.
Petra´s Stone & Mineral Collection is open from 1st of May to 15th of October.