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Boat- and gift of nature exhibition Reykholar

The Boat and Gift-of-Nature Museum & travel information centre tells the story of how inhabitants traditionally harvested the rich, natural resources in Breiðafjörður.

Foraging for eggs, hunting birds, collecting eider down, using seaweed and hunting seals for sustenance. Boats were essential for harvesting on the numerous islands. The timber boats displayed in the boat-building workshop feature unique Nordic design and craftsmanship adapted to navigate in the area.

A variety of local products, baked breads, coffee, tea, books and souvenirs are available at our gift shop.

Open everyday from June 1 to August 30, 11:00-17:00. Winter openings by appointment.

Boat- and gift of nature exhibition Reykholar

Maríutröð

GPS Points N65° 27' 7.146" W22° 12' 4.921"
Telephone

+354 434 7830

Opening period 01/06 - 30/08
Categories Museums , Exhibitions

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