Akureyri

Akureyri is the second biggest city in Iceland

Into The Arctic
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Into The Arctic

Into the Arctic opened on January 28th, 2017. The idea came from the founder Arngrímur B. Jóhannsson and his collection of historical maps and charts of the north. Into the Arctic was ...
Akureyri Industrial Museum
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Akureyri Industrial Museum

Founded to commemorate the industrial heritage of Akureyri, the museum exhibits machinery, tools of various trades and manufactured products from the last century thus telling the stories of ...
The Aviation museum of Iceland
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The Aviation museum of Iceland

The Aviation museum of Iceland first opened its doors to the public on the 1st of May 1999. It is located in a large hangar at Akureyri airport. There are various kinds of airplanes, big and ...
Davíð Stefánsson Memorial Museum
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Davíð Stefánsson Memorial Museum

In the green hills of Akureyri overlooking the Municipal Library lays a house with an exciting history and a unique atmosphere of the 60’s. Built in 1944 by one of Iceland’s most loved poet ...
Matthias Jochumsson Memorial Foundation
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Matthias Jochumsson Memorial Foundation

The Matthias Jochumsson Memorial Foundation is a memorial museum of the Reverend and beloved poet Matthías Jochumsson (1835-1920), best known for composing the national anthem of Iceland and ...
Akureyri Museum
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Akureyri Museum

Akureyri Museum is an interesting museum for the entire family. Akureyri the Town by the Bay portrays the way of life in a 19th century town with interesting objects and photographs. Are ...
Nonni’s House
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Nonni’s House

An incredible Journey Nonni's House is one of Akureyri’s landmarks and is the childhood home of the writer and Jesuit priest Jón Sveinsson, Nonni (1857-1944). Built in 1850 it is among the ...
The Toy Collection in Fridbjarnarhouse
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The Toy Collection in Fridbjarnarhouse

The Toy Collection in Fridbjarnarhouse is a place to relive your childhood as well as look into the Icelandic childhood of the past. A collection of old toys is displayed and you can also ...
Akureyri Art Museum
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Akureyri Art Museum

Akureyri Art Museum is situated in the town centre; in Listagil (Art’s Street). It aims to promote visual arts and culture in the local community as well as in a wider global context. The ...
Akureyri Public Park
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Akureyri Public Park

The Akureyri Public Park was opened in 1912 but the Botanic section in 1957. The park has been enlarged three times since 1912 and is now about 3.7 ha and lies at 40-50 m altitude at ...