Eldheimar, Vestmannaeyjar

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TripAdvisor
  • Visited for the first time this new museum with some Nordic colleges. Really good introduction to the eruption and the aftermath with nice soundbites from the dramatic night (in Icelandic).  more »
  • We visited the museum in May 2017 with our 12 year old and 9 year old kids. The exhibits are very well done. Our kids loved the electronic iPod-type devices with recorded guided tour info and headphon...  more »
  • I really liked the video and all this footage from the eruption ! The house was also really nice to see and it was interested that they build the museum around it .  more »
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  • Interesting, interactive, and informative. Loved the Surtsey exhibit as well, though the cafe was not open.
  • This exhibition is an absolute must when visiting Vestmannaeyjar! Very well done and interesting!
  • This was an incredible museum. Interactive and very enlightening.
  • Great show, interesting end well documented. A bit pricey but justified.
  • A very modern museum with many interactive exhibits that are more informative than gimmicky. Features an excavated house from the eruption.