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About Árbær Open Air Museum

Árbær Open Air Museum tries to give a sense of the architecture and way of life and lifestyles of the past in Reykjavík and during summer visitors can see domestic animals. There are many exhibitions and events held at the Museum which highlight specific periods in Reykjavik's history. These include craft days, vintage car displays, Christmas exhibitions and much more. There is something for everyone at Árbær Open Air Museum

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Árbær Open Air Museum


110 Reykjavík

Tel: (+354) 411 6300


Opening hours

Opening hours

September - May

Open daily 13:00 - 17:00

Closed Dec 25 & January 1. Only guided tours on Dec 24, 26 & 31.

June - August

Open daily 10:00 - 17:00.

Daily guided tours in English, all year round, at 13:00 - no booking necessary.

No guided tours on Dec 25, Jan 1, Good Friday & Easter Sunday.

Guided tours in English for groups (10+) are available throughout the year by appointment.





1,650 ISK

Children (0-17 years)

Free admission

67 years+ and disabled

Free admission

Students with student card

1,100 ISK

Reykjavík Culture Year Pass

6,000 ISK

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