Regulation for Museums

The Regulation on the restrictions on gatherings during the pandemic enters into effect on 8 February 2021 and will remain in effect up to and including 3 March 2021. Museums and galleries: A maximum of 150 guests may be admitted to each separate space that meets the conditions set regarding floor area in square metres.

With the new regulation, The National Museum of Iceland can take up to 150 guests. Masks must be worn at the Museum and the two-metre distance requirement between people who are not closely linked must be observed. Limits on the number of people and rules on social distancing do not apply to children born 2005 or later. The obligation to wear a mask also does not apply to children born 2005 or later.

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