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Hvoll Folk Museum of Dalvik Iceland

Open today: 11:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Good for a rainy day

Interesting and informative display. Ideal activity for a rainy day. It was great learning about... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Small village museum, excellently done

Lots to see, well presented and good value for money. Covers local natural history and life. A... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Ross M
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3 Oct 2017
“Good for a rainy day”
30 Jul 2017
“Small village museum, excellently done”
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Karlsraudatorg, Dalvik 620, Iceland
+354 466 1497
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Interesting and informative display. Ideal activity for a rainy day. It was great learning about the Icelandic culture.

Thank shazross
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Lots to see, well presented and good value for money. Covers local natural history and life. A good way to spend an hour.

Thank Ross M
Reviewed 18 December 2016

A very interesting little museum. Well worth visiting. We took our children when they were young. They were amazed by Jon the giant especially my eldest son. He was 6 at the time. The staff are very helpful and the displays are well presented.

Thank stefania918
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Our family had some time to kill before our whale watching trip,so we popped into this great museum. The staff was very friendly, following us around a bit to give English explanations (much of the signage was only in Icelandic) and the collection is just...More

Thank Shannon H
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We went to Dalvik twice and the museum visit was our favourite. It is a lovingly kept place in an historic house and with English information on most displays. The lady manning the desk was knowledgeable and happy to provide further information. We were even...More

1  Thank Londoner51
Reviewed 16 May 2016

This museum has a lot to offer. Going from old implements, to all kinds of animals, to a mighty exhibition of the tallest man who lived and so on. The museum host Iris is also a very welcoming person with a lot to share. Certainly...More

Thank Dennebert
Reviewed 29 October 2015

I have been in that museum several times. And I will say you most go and wisit this museum, there is a story of the tallest man in Iceland and som things he got.

Thank Júlíus M
Reviewed 15 July 2015

A surprising treat. Lots of memorabilia in separate original building museums. The photos of the sardine factories were amazing and educational. You got a sense of how people lived in this factory town, and the disposable income this new business brought. Previously people bartered for...More

Thank Ranger93433
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We enjoyed walking around the exhibits and reading about the olden days and how people survived the harsh climate and land. It have us a better insight into the history of the area.

Thank Siggy N
Reviewed 14 July 2014

I was really surprised at how good this museum is. The displays provide some fascinating insights into life in Dalvik in the past. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank ejca1961
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