Reykjavik Maritime Museum
March 21st 2013
Easter opening times 2013
Thursday 28 of Mars: 11pm-5pm
Good Friday: Closed
Saturday 29th of Mars: 11pm – 5pm
Easter Sunday: Closed
Monday 1st of April: Closed
December 19th 2012
We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
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Welcome to the Museum by the sea. In an authentic atmosphere the museum opens the exiting world of Icelandic fisheries and costal culture. The Maritime Museum's exhibitions reveal the Icelandic maritime history throughout the ages. The main exhibitions illustrate the development from rowing boats to modern trawlers as well as describing trading vessels and routes and the construction of Reykjavik Harbor. Beside the main exhibitions, the museum offers various visiting exhibitions.
At the museum there are various temporary exhibitions every year, all have that in common that they are connected to fishing and the ocean. The main exhibitions rooms for these exhibitions are Hornsilid, Verbudin and Betri stofan.
Víkin Maritime Museum
In an authentic atmosphere, the Museum opens the exiting world of Icelandic fisheries and costal culture
The Coast Guard Vessel Ódinn is an important part of the Maritime museum as one of the main exhibition. Guided tours daily, welcome aboard!