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The Maritime Museum in the Fishermen´s Park

Exhibition on fisheries and nature by the Glacier - coffee and cakes

In the Fishermen's Garden you will find a collection of items reminding one of the local community's connection to the ocean and how its inhabitants dealt with a life that revolved around fishing in days gone by.

Here you can also see the sculpture Jöklarar (The Glacier People) by the artist Ragnar Kjartansson, which was unveiled in 1974.

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Four exhibitions will be on display in the summer og 2020:

  • The Nature by the Ocean
  • Fishing under the Glacier
  • Our Story (photo exibition)
  • Settlers in the West, an exhibition in the museum garden

Admission 2020: kr. 1.300,- per person (adults), free of charge for children 0-16 years.

Opening hours: The museum is open 10:00-17:00 every day from June 1 to September 30.
Also open upon request for groups.

Coffee and light refreshments available.

The Maritime Museum in the Fishermen´s Park

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GPS Points N64° 54' 50.616" W23° 53' 8.434"
Telephone

+354 844-5969

Opening period 01/06 - 30/09
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