Blue whale update No. 1

The first shipment, with the bulk of the blue whale skeleton, arrived at the museum in the last week of September. (more…)


The museum will be closed during this winter

The museum will close the 21st of September 2015 and is scheduled to reopen the 1st of March 2016 (more…)

The Whale Museum

Is a non-profit organisation, founded in 1997. It's foremost aim is to provide detailed and interesting information about whales and their habitat.

The Blue Whale Project

The blue whale project started in 2010 when a blue whale was found stranded in Skagi, in the Northwest of Iceland.

The Whale School

The Children's Whale School is an educational program that aims to educate pupils of all school levels.

Researches on Skjálfandi Bay

Since 1998 the Húsavík Whale Museum has been carrying out research to learn more about the whale of Skjálfandi Bay.