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Reykjavik Art Museum

Museo de Arte de Reykjavik

Museo de Arte de Reykjavik

Reykjavik Art Museum (various locations / Reykjavik) — founded in 1973, the Reykjavík Art Museum is the largest visual art institution in Iceland. The museum is situated at three different locations in the city: Kjarvalsstadir exhibition hall at Miklatún, inaugurated in 1973, where the main emphasis is on paintings and sculpture by well established artists; Hafnarhus, located in downtown Reykjavik, inaugurated in 2000, which serves as the museums institute of contemporary art, where new developments in art are explored; and the Ásmundur Sveinsson Sculpture Museum and Park at Sigtún, inaugurated in 1991, which is dedicated to the work of the sculptor Ásmundur Sveinsson. Admission: ISK 1,300 (adult), ISK 650 (students), free for seniors & children under 18 years. Hours: 10 am – 5 pm (daily) (10 am – 8 pm on Thursdays)(Hafnarhus); 10 am – 5 pm (daily)(Kjarvalsstadir); 10 am – 5 pm (daily / May – September), 1 pm – 5 pm (daily / October – April)(Asmundarsafn).