New employee announcement

The Whale Museum is pleased to announce that Halldór Jón Gíslason has been hired on a fixed-term appointment time limited of one year. (more…)


Blue whale update No. 3

The work with the our blue whale exhibition is progressing slowly but surely, (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.