Museums

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Museums

Every town has museums representing many different aspects of life in Iceland. The culture and way of life from past centuries is commemorated in historical museums showing artefacts of olden days, mostly relating to the traditional occupations of agriculture and fishing. Natural science museums focus on representative samples and noteworthy characteristics of Iceland´s geology, flora and fauna.

Others

The Old Warehouse
  • 565 Hofsós
  • 530-2200, 453-7935
Verksmiðjan á Hjalteyri
  • Hjalteyri
  • 601 Akureyri
  • 461-1450, 692-7450
Ólafsfjörður Nature Museum
  • Aðalgata 14
  • 625 Ólafsfjörður
  • 466-2651, 848-4071
Reynistaður
  • Reynistaður
  • 560 Varmahlíð
  • 453-6173, 455-6161
Hjalteyri
  • Þelamerkurskóli
  • 601 Akureyri
  • 896-8412
Vatnsdæla on a tapestry
  • Árbraut 31
  • 540 Blönduós
  • 898-4290
Hraun in Öxnadalur
  • Þelamerkurskóli
  • 601 Akureyri
  • 460 1750
Womens Collage Exhibition
  • Árbraut 31
  • 540 Blönduós
  • 893-4341, 452-4310
Hólar Church
  • Hólar í Hjaltadal
  • 551 Sauðárkrókur
  • 453-6300
Chapel at Gröf
  • Skagafjörður
  • 566 Hofsós
  • 453-8373
Vikingland
  • Moldhaugar
  • 601 Akureyri
  • 899-1072
Safnahúsið - Museum
  • Faxatorg
  • 550 Sauðárkrókur
  • 453-6640
Þingeyrar church
  • Þingeyrum
  • 541 Blönduós
  • 895-4473
Old Toys on display in Friðbjarnarhus
  • Aðalstræti 46
  • 600 Akureyri
  • 462-4162