Opening hours and prices

Opening hours and admission fee


The Museum Annual pass costs 2500 ISK and offers access to all exhibitions and events at the National Museum. The Annual Pass is available at the front desk in both places.

National Museum of Iceland, Suðurgata 41 

Admission fee  2022  ISK 
 Adults  2500
 Children (under 18) Free
 Seniors (+67)  1200
 Students 1200
 Disabled Free
 Audio guide Free
 Annual pass  2500 

The Museum offers a free audio guide through the permanent exhibition in your own smartphone. You can choose from 9 languages: Icelandic, English, Español, Svenska, Dansk, Français, Polski, Deutsch, Italiano. Listen to the stories on site, at the museum through the link

Opening hours 

 16 September - 30 April10 - 17 except Mondays
 1 May - 15 September  Daily from 10 - 17

Christmas 2021 opening hours 

23. December10 - 17
24. DecemberClosed 
25. DecemberClosed
26. DecemberClosed
27. DecemberClosed
28. - 30. December10 - 17
31. DecemberClosed
1. January 2021Closed

Travel agencies

For companies that want to sign up in a business agreement with the National Museum of Iceland we offer discount of admission and tours.  Please contact the Service Manager at or call + 3545302200 for further information's. For signing up with us for group agreement we need the Company's full name and address with area and/or land code and the country the company operates from. A primary contact person information with a full name, e-mail and telephone number.