Museums and exhibitions

Gamlabúð

Gamlabúð is an exhibition about the region´s geology, glaciers and culture and a small souvenir shop.

Gamlabúð, Visitors Centre of Vatnajökull N.P.: Heppuvegi 1 – 780 Höfn, Tel. +(354) 470 8330; E-mail: hofn@vjp.is

Open every day

  • June, July, August: 8:00-20:00
  • May, September: 10:00-18:00
  • October-April: 10:00-12:00 and 16:00-18:00

Art gallery

Art gallery: paintings of Svavar Guðnason, in the local town hall.

Hafnarbraut 27 – 780 Höfn, Tel. +(354) 470 8050

Winter Opening

  • 1st Oct.-31th. May
  • Weekdays 9: 00-15: 00

Summer schedule

  • June 1st-30th. Sept.
  • Weekdays 9: 00-15: 00
  • Weekends 13: 00-17: 00