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Icelandic Phallological Museum

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Don`t go if you do not have a sense of humour or a scientific reason.

This is a really tricky one. Some people finds it offensive, or a fraud. But if you go with an open... read more

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This museum is directly opposite bus stop (number10) in Reykjavik. The history of how it all... read more

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The museum is in a 250 square meters location on the ground floor on the upper part of the main shopping street in Reykjavik. Good accessability for wheelchairs. Bathroom facilities. A small giftstore with souvenirs related to the museums chosen...more
Laugavegur 116, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
+354 561 6663
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a really tricky one. Some people finds it offensive, or a fraud. But if you go with an open mind, you will be positively surprised. You will learn about the origins of this collection, some lesser known facts and more-than-expected funny little details...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This museum is directly opposite bus stop (number10) in Reykjavik. The history of how it all started and grew is interesting. The exhibits are well preserved, presented and labeled. If you have 45 to 60 minutes you will be educated in the variety and peculiarities...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My friend and I had a look in the museum while we were exploring Reykjavik. The museum is small but did have lots of interesting/amusing exhibits in it. Was worth the entry fee for the entertainment value and we learnt a few facts that hopefully...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lucyrhay
Reviewed 4 days ago

I took the opportunity to visit the Icelandic Phallological Museum during a recent trip to Iceland. Included in the exhibit are samples of penises from humans, whales, sharks, sea lions, and virtually every mammal that inhabits the area. You can opt for a catalog to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jean R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you have time to waste and are not easily offended by sexual content then you could stop here. The museum as it calls itself is dedicated to penises of the animal kingdom. From a scientific aspect the place is interesting and comes with an...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Whether you visit out of interest, to appreciate and learn or for the novelty factor there is something for everyone. I first visited with my girlfriend where we found it interesting and amusing with more than a little giggle along the way. Our second visit...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Griffleys77
Reviewed 6 days ago

I visited with my other half after being told to go by friends and family. It is not as big a museum as i was expecting, however i think that was a good thing or i think the amusement and novelty would have worn off...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ashley8711
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Who wouldn't find a penis museum amusing? Not me 😂 Museum itself is chargeable but the gift shop is free.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank deb m
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of my must-see places when planning my trip. Imagine my surprise when the bus let me off in front of my hostel, I turned around, and this museum was directly across the street. It's an interesting concept. There are specimens from every...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank plaidgirl68
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting and unique place. Audio is a must, and it's free. We spent over an hour there and had a great time. Did not expect to learn so much. Good bathroom facilities and friendly staff who were very helpful. My son was really happy...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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June 1, 2018|
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Response from LindaSeattle | Reviewed this property |
You can! The gift shop is in the lobby area. Very small shop though.
August 31, 2016|
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Response from Ryan J | Reviewed this property |
Admission for adults: 1250 ISK This is the Icelandic currency, so you need to convert it based on your own currency.
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February 7, 2016|
Response from Blacksog | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it. Most countries take that day off of work and the museum is closed on Sundays.