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
Opening hours during winter:
September - May
Tuesday - Friday: 11:00-16:00
OBS: The museum is closed during Christmas, we open again on January 2nd.
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): 1200 ISK per person.
Groups with 10 people and more: 900 ISK per person.
Children (17 years old and younger): Free.