North of Iceland

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Nonni’s House
AkureyriNiche MuseumsNorth of IcelandParks and places of interest

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
AkureyriNiche MuseumsNorth of Iceland

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
AkureyriArt Museums/GalleriesNorth of Iceland

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 ...
The Herring Factory at Hjalteyri
Art Museums/GalleriesNiche MuseumsNorth of Iceland

The Herring Factory at Hjalteyri

The Herring Factory at Hjalteyri, north Iceland was built in 1937 and closed its doors in 1966. Nowadays, the concrete hull is occupied by an artist-run space (Verksmiðjan), as well as ...
Akureyri Public Park
AkureyriNorth of IcelandParks and places of interest

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 ...
Icelandic Forest Service
East of IcelandNorth of IcelandParks and places of interestReykjanesSouth of IcelandWest of Iceland

Icelandic Forest Service

Icelandic Forest Service-open every day, all year roundThe forests are a refuge from wind and rain and you can find a new adventure behind every tree.In the South: ...
The Sheep Farming Museum
Nature MuseumsNiche MuseumsNorth of IcelandThe Westfjords

The Sheep Farming Museum

The Sheep Farming Museum is an interesting and entertaining exhibition about the Icelandic sheep and sheep farming. The exhibition focuses on providing diverse entertainment for all ages. ...