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Eclectic!

Wonderful museum with seven different exhibits. From boat models to photographs to vintage baby... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
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Great photo shows

Awesome pictures of everyday life of townspeople. Which people in Reykjanesbæ took and sent in a... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
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Duusgata 2 | Reykjanesbaer, Keflavik, Reykjanesbaer, Iceland
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

Wonderful museum with seven different exhibits. From boat models to photographs to vintage baby carriages and more. All museums are free for seniors!

1  Thank balletlady
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Awesome pictures of everyday life of townspeople. Which people in Reykjanesbæ took and sent in a photo competition.

Thank R_Helga
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We were the last in to see the museum, and it was free as they were celebrating so many year of being open( I forget how many now), we’ll worth a visit, great modern art.

Thank Diana B
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Very nice museum with painting and Icelandic artwork. Also showing old fishing boats and how things where done in the past in Iceland. Brilliant.

Thank Oskar J
Reviewed August 11, 2018

The museum has several rooms. Three were taken up with modern art works, one or two of which are vaguely interesting. There is a vast array of model ships and a lot of information boards about shipping, trading and fishing around Reykjaness. The heritage exhibits...More

1  Thank Bean-astair
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Quite made my day stumbling upon this absolute gem. I’m not going to tell you about it. Go and find out for yourselves.

Thank Liviaugusta
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

It's an old house within a container: the lower floors host an art gallery but the upper floors show the original woodwork and a nice collection of historical objects to bask in the old way of life. Totally worth it.

Thank crShelidon
Reviewed July 6, 2018

The Duus Museum gave me the best insight into historic Icelandic life of any place I visited during my 1 week stay. Read the plaques. Icelandic history is really about surviving in rough conditions while depending on fish and sheep. Lumber was scarce. Farming is...More

1  Thank WDMac3
Reviewed July 4, 2018

This museum was surprisingly comprehensive....it had information about the geology of Iceland as well as an art display, a huge room full of ship models from all over the island and also a display about the Duus itself (which was a mercantile). It was a...More

Thank hsg52
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Overall, good place to eat in Keflavik. Reasonable considering its Iceland and fish was tasty. Nice people.

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