The East Iceland Heritage Museum preserves the history of East Iceland by collecting and preserving things that reflect the society, culture and everyday life of people in the area, from past to present day. The museum has two permanent exhibitions, one about the reindeers in East Iceland and one about the old rural household in the region. The museum also has diverse temporary exhibitions through the year.
Reindeer in East Iceland
A self-sufficient entity
OBS: The museum will be closed on the following days in March, April and May:
March 29th, March 30th, April 19th, May 1st, May 10th and May 21st.
Opening hours during winter:
September - May
Tuesday - Friday: 11:00-16:00
Opening hours during summer:
Every day: 10:00-18:00
If you are interested in visiting the museum outside opening hours
Adults (18 years old and older): 1.000 ISK per person.
Children (17 years old and younger): Free.