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Perlan Museum

  Perlan Museum – Wonders of Iceland A must-visit for any tourist, not only for the world-class museum but also for its incredible architecture, amazing ...

The King is coming

The King is coming On Sunday, July 30th there will be a lot of activities at the Árbær open air museum. The townspeople are awaiting the arrival of His Majesty...

ICELAND’S INSIDE STORY

ICELAND'S INSIDE STORY STATE-OF-THE ART EDUCATIONAL CENTRE The Lava Centre is an interactive, high-tech educational exhibition depicting volcanic ac...

ICELAND’S FIRST SETTLER

ICELAND’S FIRST SETTLER The furtive little arctic fox is found in the Westfjords in Súðavík The arctic fox is an enchanting creature. At some point in the d...

National Day Celebrations

Árbær Open Air Museum Saturday June 17, 13:00 – 16:00 National Day Celebrations at the Árbær Open Air Museum! Iceland’s beautiful national costume will be i...

Festival of the Sea program

Festival of the Sea program at the Reykjavík Maritime Museum 10-11 June In celebration of the Festival of the Sea event, taking place from 10-11 June, the ...

Life in the Village

Life in the Village At Árbær Open Air Museum guests are invited to experience a journey back in time as they watch the people in the village in their period c...

Garðskagi

Natural Pearl  Garðskagi The open-air museum in Garðskagi is located in a natural garden, which blends the beauty of the landscape with its rich animal and bi...

The Folk Museum of Vestmannaeyjar

The museum holds several permanent exhibits though there are always smaller temporary exhibits and various events and special affairs that are advertised whe...

A MULTINATIONAL TAPESTRY

A MULTINATIONAL TAPESTRY A long, artistic Icelandic story of intrigue and love Hvolsvöllur in South Iceland is not only the gateway to Iceland’s volcanic wi...

Ásmundur Sveinsson (1893–1982)

Ásmundur Sveinsson (1893–1982) was one of the pioneers of Icelandic sculpture. In his early days his pieces invariably met with opposition and fierce criticism ...

THE HOUSE THAT DISAPPEARED

THE HOUSE THAT DISAPPEARED The Eldheimar Volcano Museum on the Westman Islands None of Heimaey’s 5,300 inhabitants had ever expected that a volcanic eruption...