The humpbacks are back to Skjálfandi


Humpbacks in Skjálfandi bay. /CS The weather has been beautiful this week in Húsavík and the bay is just full of humpback whales. These clumsy but friendly looking whales have been migrating north [...]

Extended opening hours for May


The weather is absolutely beautiful in Húsavík today. Whalewatching tickets gives 20% discount to the Húsavík Whalemuseum.   Now spring is finally in the air here in Húsavík after a few days of [...]

The Season has started


Whale watching tours from Húsavík began in early March this year. The weather has been mostly nice and number of guests is gradually increasing. The season has started well and many species have been spotted [...]

Summer is finally here


The museum will now be open every day from 09:00 - 18:00

Opening hours during Easter Holidays


The Whale Museum is open every day from 10 to 16 during Easter. From May 1st the museum will be open from 9 to 18 every day.

A Blue Whale spotted in Skjálfandi Bay


For the past years, blue whales have made their way into Skjálfandi Bay, usually in early spring/beginning of summer as they head further up towards the northern hemisphere. As for this year and the last, [...]