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Reykjavik Art Museum Hafnarhus

Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Awesome exhibit

Great museum. Lots of beautiful photography, and some film reels. Interesting and thought... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Reykjavik, Iceland
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Reykjavik Art Museum,

See it in conjunction with other museums in the area. Modern art. Free with Reykjavik city card... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reykjavik Art Museum is the leading art museum in Iceland and has 3 locations in Reykjavik: Hafnarhus, Kjarvalsstadir and Asmundarsafn. Located in the former warehouses of the Port of Reykjavik, Hafnarhus features exhibitions from the Erró...more
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Tryggvagata 17, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great museum. Lots of beautiful photography, and some film reels. Interesting and thought provoking. I liked it a lot but was bummed that it was smaller than I thought it was going to be. Really cool pieces, and the exhibit I saw was about mans...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

See it in conjunction with other museums in the area. Modern art. Free with Reykjavik city card. They had a great video art presentation of endless Icelandic landscape.

Thank Beverly C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another of the many examples of great repurposed space in Iceland, like many (I think) an old fish plant, Tue museum has great open galleries on a number of levels. Also there is a rest space with seating that has a floor to ceiling window...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Apparently, this city is blessed with a grand art museum located on the harbor front along realms of examples of other landmarks,statues, monuments and other displays of art and artists. This museums is a fine compilation of art on the city. The building is modern...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

My 20-year old son and I took a quick walk around the museum. 15-20 minutes is plenty. Lots of Icelandic modern art. We had city pass so admission was included. Wouldn’t have paid for museum separately, but I’ve seen a lot of modern art in...More

Thank Headmaster11
Reviewed 11 July 2018

There was an exhibition of photography of Iceland and Greenland when we visited, and the architecture of the museum itself was interesting.

Thank Virginiatravel1
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This is one of those museums you need to visit if you are in Reykjavik and when you buy a ticket you get 24 hour access to two other museums. The building is unusual and looks somewhat like a prison. However this is not exactly...More

Thank makalu8000
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Was here end of May. Entered here using the City Card. Received a notice that the museum was undergoing some sort of renovation and that only 2 exhibits were open. Looking thru the windows, I could see that the museum was composed of two huge...More

Thank bigwawao
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Absolutely fascinating building. Was an old warehouse , huge metal doors concrete pillars . The building and architecture was better than the art.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Loved this place. Great exhibition and interesting staff. You can get a day ticket for the other galleries in Reykjavik

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