The Exploration Museum

The Exploration Museum is dedicated to the history of human exploration, from the early explorers to the exploration of space.

The main exhibition room features photographs and artifacts from the Apollo Astronaut Training near Húsavík in 1965 and 1967. Other exhibition rooms features the history of Viking Exploration, Arctic explorers and a timeline of exploration history.

The Exploration Museum

Héðinsbraut 3a

GPS Points N66° 2' 51.951" W17° 20' 40.401"
Telephone

463-3399

Opening period All year
Categories Museums , Exhibitions

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