Seltjarnarnes is a town in the of . Seltjarnarnes is beside Reykjavik. It took on its current political form shortly after the Second World War and was formally created as a township in 1947. It is the smallest Icelandic township by land.

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, located in , Iceland, houses the world's largest display of penises and penile parts. is situated 2½ km east of Seltjarnarnes. Photo: ThomasWF, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the main domestic airport serving , the capital of , located about 2 kilometres from the city centre. is situated 3½ km southeast of Seltjarnarnes. Photo: Wikimedia, GFDL.

is a concert hall and conference centre in , . is situated 2½ km east of Seltjarnarnes. Photo: Kasa Fue, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Landakotskirkja, formally Basilika Krists konungs, is the cathedral of the Catholic Church in Iceland. is situated 2 km east of Seltjarnarnes. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0 de.

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is the capital of and largest city in and with an urban area population of around 200,000, it is the home to two-thirds of Iceland's population. Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

is a town in that is the country's second largest municipality by population. Photo: Axel Kristinsson, CC BY 2.0.

is a multi-purpose stadium in , . is situated 9 km south of Seltjarnarnes. Photo: SergejPassau, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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