Opening hours and prices

Opening hours and admission fee


Open every day from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
The Museum Shop is open during opening hours of the Museum.
The Café is open from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. 

National Museum of Iceland

Admission fee  2024  ISK 
 Adults  2500
 Children (under 18) Free
 Seniors (+67)  1200
 Students 1200
 Disabled Free
 Audio guide Free
 Annual pass   2500 

Opening hours 

Daily from 10:00 AM to 17:00 PM.

Audio Guide

The Museum offers a free audio guide through the permanent exhibition via smartphones. You can choose from 10 languages:

Press access

We are pleased to provide press passes to journalists and media professionals that are covering our exhibitions and events. Please note that due to the high volume of requests we receive, it may take up to two weeks for us to process and answer your request.
Thank you for your interest in the National Museum of Iceland, and we look forward to working with you.

Please apply here.

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.

We accept Alipay and Wechat payment methods.