The Icelandic Emigration Center, Hofsos

#5 of 7 in Museums in Northwest Region
Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · History Museum
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  • Well put together museum, tells the story of Iceland's emigrants. I think roughly 16,000 who left for Canada, the U.S., and (surprisingly) Brazil between the late 1800s to early 1900s (Considering...  more »
  • I am very happy that I decided to visit this musuem! This is unique and has a different perspective. Certainly the first building with all the testimonials and letters was an eyeopener. And waw...  more »
  • The original Emigration Officers Apartment is available for guests. We stayed one night and wish we could have stayed longer. 2 bedrooms, bath, dining room, living room, and outdoor deck...  more »

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