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Reykjavik Art Museum Hafnarhus

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Old Warehouse now a museum

Part of a many year renovation of the Harbour area. Lots of contemporary artists on display with... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2018
Chinapjs
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Awesome exhibit

Great museum. Lots of beautiful photography, and some film reels. Interesting and thought... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2018
ambercamiart14
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Reykjavik, Iceland
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Reykjavik Art Museum is the leading art museum in Iceland and has 3 locations in Reykjavik: Hafnarhus, Kjarvalsstadir and Asmundarsafn. Located in the former warehouses of the Port of Reykjavik, Hafnarhus features exhibitions from the Erró...more
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Tryggvagata 17, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The museum was changing exhibits when we visited so they gave us free entry. Free coffee in the second floor cafe with a great view over the harbor. Reading The Grapevine completed the experience

Thank KZ B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Reykjavik Hafnarhus holds a lot of exhibitions of Icelandic up and coming talent alongside established artists such as Erro. Having been to the Hafnarhus a number of times the exhibitions are always changing, so if you're a regular visitor to Iceland you'll always see...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The architecture of the building is beautiful. I appreciated the free lockers, 24 hrs to see the other locations on the same topic, and the sitting areas (one with complimentary coffee on the 2nd floor, one in a library area with a kids play area...More

Thank Sarah3619
Reviewed September 15, 2018

I genuinely liked the interior design of the building. It went well with the modern art. Maybe little bit smaller than what I am used to but at least one doesn't get tired and overwhelmed so easily. Some pieces were really surprising and interesting. You...More

1  Thank Kirsten B
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Part of a many year renovation of the Harbour area. Lots of contemporary artists on display with Icelandic and foreign artists works changing periodically. One of the most interesting reasons to visit is the permanent display of the works of Erró. Not to be missed

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed August 29, 2018

The building is a very good space for presenting art, cafe not open whilst there. Some of the exhibits were just too pretentious, there were some good interesting pieces particularly of the measurements made in the landscape, but video exhibit (just running with gopro on...More

Thank MikeFo
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Great museum. Lots of beautiful photography, and some film reels. Interesting and thought provoking. I liked it a lot but was bummed that it was smaller than I thought it was going to be. Really cool pieces, and the exhibit I saw was about mans...More

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Reviewed August 7, 2018

See it in conjunction with other museums in the area. Modern art. Free with Reykjavik city card. They had a great video art presentation of endless Icelandic landscape.

Thank Beverly C
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Another of the many examples of great repurposed space in Iceland, like many (I think) an old fish plant, Tue museum has great open galleries on a number of levels. Also there is a rest space with seating that has a floor to ceiling window...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Apparently, this city is blessed with a grand art museum located on the harbor front along realms of examples of other landmarks,statues, monuments and other displays of art and artists. This museums is a fine compilation of art on the city. The building is modern...More

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