North of Iceland

Welcome to the North

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 ...
Memorial Museum Kört
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Memorial Museum Kört

Kört is a little museum located in the middle of Trékyllisvík. There you can find beautiful art and craft items made by local people out of driftwood, stones and textile alongside with ...
Dalvík Library
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Dalvík Library

Dalvík Library also serves as the tourist information center for the area and is located in the Berg cultural house in Dalvík. Also located in the cultural house is the Svarfdæla archive ...
Hvoll Heritage Museum
History MuseumsNorth of Iceland

Hvoll Heritage Museum

Hvoll Heritage Museum’s collections comprises thousands of items, most of them contributed by local people in Dalvik, Svarfaðardalur and Árskógsströnd. They include various tools and ...
The Earthquake Center in Kópasker
History MuseumsNorth of Iceland

The Earthquake Center in Kópasker

The Earthquake Center in KópaskerAn exhibition about THE KÓPASKER EARTHQUAKE that took place 13th of January 1976. At that time 90 inhabitants of 130 were evacuated during a heavy ...
Birdland
Nature MuseumsNorth of Iceland

Birdland

The exhibition Birdland presents birds in Icelandic nature and culture in a novel and creative manner. The exhibition focuses on the needs of children, but is also of significant interest to ...
Natural Museum in Ólafsfjörður
Natural Science MuseumsNorth of Iceland

Natural Museum in Ólafsfjörður

The Natural Museum in Ólafsfjörður was established in 1993 and has been evolving ever since. Our collection focuses on birds and birdlife, with over 200 different kinds of birds and 100 ...