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National Museum of Iceland

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat and Sun

  • Duration

    You may take as long as you like

  • Start time

    Please refer to the official attraction website for exact opening hours

  • Meeting Point

    Make your way to National Museum of Iceland, Suðurgata 41, 101, Reykjavík

  • Ending Point

Key Highlights

  • Take a journey through Iceland’s history from the settlers of the past to the present
  • See how the Icelandic culture has helped to shape the nation’s identity
  • Learn about Iceland from the 2000 objects on display


Heading for Iceland? The capital, Reykjavik? Then be sure to take some time to explore the exhibits at the National Museum of Iceland and discover just why this country is so loved and how it came to be the fascinating country it is today. There’s a treasure trove to discover dating back from the Settlement Age to the present. And how times have changed.

You’ll be able to explore the permanent exhibitions and discover more about the Icelandic culture from temporary exhibits. With over 2000 objects to see, you’ll be in the know about Icelandic life.


  • Entrance to the National Museum of Iceland
  • Audio guide to access using your smartphone, available in a variety of languages

Please note

Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

Guided tours in English: Every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday at 11:00 (subject to change). The tour takes approximately 45 minutes and is free of charge. No need to book in advance.

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