Museum and gallery in StykkishólmurmaptestMap of Stykkishólmur


  Akureyri Art Museum opened in 1993 as the first institution outside of Reykjavik to concentrate solely on visual arts. For the past two decades it has been the flagship of the Art Canyon and has played a prominent role in the cultural life of Akureyri.

Kaupvangsstræti 8-12, Akureyri
461-2610 •
Open daily Sept – May 12-17

akureyri-museumAkureyri Museum offers two permanent exhibitions depicting the history of the area from settlement to modern times. Many interesting and unique artefacts can be found in the exhibitions relating to the Viking period and the Middle Ages which are worth a visit!

Aðalstræti 58, Akureyri
462-4162 •
Open daily 13-16 and on request

Akureyri Museum of Industry showcases the development in Akureyri over the past century. With displays of machinery, products and historic photos of the people involved in development, this museum is a must see for those interested in the evolution of Akureyri.

Krókeyri, Akureyri
462-3600 •
Open Saturdays 14-16