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Nordurslod - Into the Arctic

Closed Now: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Nordurslod Dining

Highly recommended,great food and excellent service and good atmosphere. Do not miss this place if... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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The most amazing place in town

This is the place you must visit when in town! The exhibition is extremely interesting when you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ionela S
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“his knowledge”(2 reviews)
“greenland”(4 reviews)
Into the Arctic is a collection of eleven exhibitions that explore the history of the North in matters and pictures. The exhibitions lead the visitor through various periods in the history of the North and take on many interesting subjects, such as...more
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Strandgata 53, Akureyri 600, Iceland
+354 588 9050
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended,great food and excellent service and good atmosphere. Do not miss this place if you're in Akureyri. Artic show full of great things too see.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place you must visit when in town! The exhibition is extremely interesting when you have the most amazing guide to tell you all the stories and this is where you will find the most passionate person alive. You should schedule at least...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ionela S
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Located at the port and across from where larger cruise ships dock is the Arctic Museum that has lots of history of the early people, the animals in that area and the history and current conditions of the arctic. Worth the stop to see. Also...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank travelinm2014
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Fórum í dag og skoðuðum Norðurslóð. Þetta er mjög áhugavert og skemmtilegt að skoða. Very interesting place to visit. I highly recommend that you go there.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 514aldam
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Missed to visit this interesting museum as we had to leave the city very early. It opens at 11am. I read the reviews and wanted to visit. Too a picture outside a d I hope I will come back

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank desito07
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

At 1500 kroner this with everything in Iceland is 50% over the top in Sterling. Nevertheless, the exhibit is well presented and has a great collection of stuffed birds. There are some interesting videos on historic exhibitions. You can sit on a comfy sofa to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rlkempharper
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Called in on way back to the ship.Interesting collection of items.You could spend some time chatting to the guide about the exhibits.

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed 18 July 2018

The entrepreneur, pilot and former owner of Air Atlanta Arngrímur B. Jóhannsson has build up a beautiful museum in Akureyri the capital city of north Iceland. Me and my wife had the honor of being guided thru the museum by Arngrimur on Sunday July 16,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Seltjarnarnesbui
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

On a rainy day in Akureyri, after consuming our body weight in fish and chips, my husband and I decided to wander to the nearby Nordurslod museum to escape the rain. We weren’t expecting much, but what we found turned out to be one of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Sara H
Reviewed 2 May 2018

The museum is not at all what you expect. No random items which are not linked together without any purpose. This place connects everything into a compact story, best enjoyed with the curator who is the most knowledgeable explorer I have ever met. You will...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Barbora Š
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