Sigurgeirs Bird Museum, Reykjahlid

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  • This small museum has carefully mounted birds from all over Iceland. A great spot to see how many you've already identified as well as to figure out what those little birds in the lake as you entered....  more »
  • Me and my friends were driving by and decided to stop and check out the bird museum and we were pleasantly surprised by it. Great variety of birds and the staff was wonderful. Definitely check it out....  more »
  • We stopped in on the drive around the lake and were pleasantly surprised. The displays in the museum had been modernized and insightfully portrayed to educate the visitor to the diverse landscapes...  more »
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  • Beautiful and loving display of birds and eggs in a pretty wooden house. The lady at the desk was very friendly and attentive. Don't miss the impressive boat Sleipnir in the boathouse. Wonderful!
  • Vast and well organized collection of bird species in a neat building. Helped us get a better idea on how to tell apart the many Gull species in the area
  • It was closed on the day we came despite being midday during business hours. The short detour down a gravel road was scenic with sheep up close and a parking spot near the lake with a few birds.
  • A fairly comprehensive collection of the birds living at the Myvatn during the warm part of the year. You will see eggs, stuffed birds, nests and more at the museum. I guess this is a private museum, still well worth seeing, since you will probably see birds that are familiar and also some that are quite exotic.
  • I wish the birds in the exhibition were alive

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