Meet ‘Steina’ – one of the many skeletons of the museum

This skeleton is one of many hanging from the ceiling (more…)


Closed Thursday and Friday

The Whale Museum is closed 23rd and 24th of January. If you request to visit the museum please call 525-5884 for information.

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.