Opening hours and prices

Opening hours and admission fee


The Museum Annual pass costs 2000 ISK and offers access to all exhibitions and events at the National Museum and the Culture House. The Annual Pass is available at the front desk in both places.


As of August 19, 2020, all travellers to Iceland that enter the country are obligated to go into quarantine. We kindly remind you that quarantined individual must not visit the National Museum of Iceland. For further information visit Thank you for your understanding and stay save.

National Museum of Iceland, Suðurgata 41 and the Culture House, Hverfisgata 15.

Admission fee   ISK 
 Adults  2000
 Children (under 18) Free
 Seniors (+67)  1000
 Students 1000
 Disabled Free
 Audio guide Free
 Annual pass  2000 

Your ticket to the National Museum of Iceland is also valid for the Culture House

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

The opening hours of the National Museum and the Culture House

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

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 informations. 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.