Iceland

The best Museums in Iceland

Iceland
Museum in Vesturland
Snorrastofa
The Snorrastofa Cultural and Medieval Center is a center that was founded in memory of Snorri Sturluson (1179-1241). It is located in his ancient manor, which...
Museum in Vesturland
Shark Museum
The Bjarnarhöfn Shark Museum is a place where visitors can taste this unique dish and learn about the cooking process. The exhibition describes in detail the...
Museum in Akureyri
The Icelandic Aviation Museum
The Icelandic Aviation Museum (Flugsafnið) is located in Akureyri. In the museum you can see many photographs dedicated to Icelandic aviation from different...
Museum in Isafjordur
Westfjord Heritage Museum
The Westfjords Heritage Museum (Byggðasafn Vestfjarða) is a heritage museum in the town of Isafjordur, in the Vestfirdir region. The museum is based on...
Museum in Northeastern Region
Grenjaðarstaður
Grenjaðarstaður (Grenjaðarstaður) are turf houses built in the 19th century, and the oldest parts of it date back to 1876. Grenjaðarstaðar kirkja, an ancient...
Museum in Austurland
Sænautasel
Sænautasel (Sænautasel, Sænautasel Turf House) is a peat farm, was built in 1843, and for 95-100 years people lived in this beautiful turf house — until 1943....
Museum in Austurland
Skriðuklaustur
Skriðuklaustur is a historical site with the ruins of a monastery from the 16th century, which were discovered during archaeological excavations....
Museum in Austurland
The East Iceland Heritage Museum
The East Iceland Heritage Museum(Minjasafn Austurlands) is the heritage museum of East Iceland, it preserves the history of East Iceland by collecting and...
Museum in Stykkisholmur
Vatnasafn Water Museum
The Vatnasafn Water Museum is a "Water Library", a long-term, multifaceted installation in the small town of Stikkisholmur. The central element of the platform...
Museum in Selfoss
The Bobby Fischer Center
The Bobby Fischer Center (Fischersetur) is a non—profit biographical museum in Selfoss, which houses memorabilia of the 1972 World chess champion Bobby Fischer....
Museum in Selfoss
Skyrland
The exhibition, called Skyrland, tells visitors the 1000-year history of the creation of the characteristic Icelandic dairy product - Skir, starting with the...
Museum in Grindavik
The Icelandic Saltfish Museum
The Museum of Salted Fish (Kvíkan-Saltfisksetur Íslands, Upplýsingamiðstöð ferðamanna) is a museum that will introduce visitors to the history of fish canning...
Museum in Höfn
The museum of Svavar Guðnason
The Svavar Art Museum (Svavarssafn - Listasafn Svavars Guðnasonar, The museum of Svavar Guðnason) is an art gallery in Hofn. The museum hosts an extensive...
Museum in Husavik
Husavik Whale Museum
The Whale Museum (Húsavík Whale Museum, Hvalasafnið á Húsaví) is located in the Nordürland-Eystra region in the city of Husavik. Here you can find all the...
Museum in Northeastern Region
Sigurgeir's Bird Museum
The Sigurgeir Bird Museum (Fuglasafn Sigurgeirs) is the most extensive private bird collection in Iceland. Sigurgeir Stefansson was a famous Icelandic bird...
Museum in Vesturland
Eiriksstadir
Eiríksstaðir is the estate of the Viking Eric the Red, who discovered Greenland. There is a turf house in the museum of the cultural heritage of Eirichstadir,...
Museum in Gardabaer
Museum of Design and Applied Arts
The Museum of Design and Applied Arts inspires and creates opportunities related to English design by collecting, archiving and distributing Icelandic design...
Museum in Keflavik
Duushus
The Duushus (Duushús) Maritime Museum, located in the coastal town of Keflavik, is a center for maritime education and an art museum of art and architecture....
Museum in Keflavik
Viking World Museum
The Viking World Museum is located on the Reykjavik Peninsula, near Keflavik, and is dedicated to the history of the Vikings in Iceland. The Viking World...