Ocean Films Húsavík 2023

white beaked dolphin

White beaked dolphin joins Húsavík Whale Museum’s impressive skeleton collection

Construction work and other ongoing projects

Exhibition update.

End of summer


whale museum

The museum opened again today

Reaction to COVID-19

Whale museum staff in Natural History Museum New York City

Whale museum staff in a successful educational tour to ANHM, NYC

Christmas opening hours 2019


A recap from the Whale Museum’s history: 1998

A recap from the Whale Museum’s history: 1997

whale watching

A recap from the whale museum’s history: 1992-1995

End of whale watching season 2019

Artist wanted

humpback whale

Humpback whale – An introduction

white beaked dolphin

White beaked dolphin – An introduction

Minke Whale

The Minke Whale – An Introduction

Good attendance to Dr. Joe Roman’s lecture

Harbour porpoise – an introduction

Increase in July’s visitor numbers

Successful whale watching season in Húsavík

a blue whale

Blue whale: An introduction

Art work

New art paintings by Renata Ortega revealed outside the Whale Museum


Successful anniversary celebration in the Whale Museum

Húsavík Whale Museum’s 20th anniversary celebration is on next week!

Loes De Heus (t.v.) og Eva Björk Káradóttir (t.h.)

Salka whale watching begin their 2019 season


Season premiere at Húsavík Adventures

blue whale

Open for the next 215 days!


Blue whale and orcas spotted in the bay

Whale Watching Season Begins in Húsavík

The humpbacks are back to Skjálfandi

The Season has started

Summer is finally here

A Blue Whale spotted in Skjálfandi Bay

Museum closed January 5th and January 6th due to construction

Museum accepts grant for Continuing Education

U.S. Ambassador visits museum

The museum will be open daily in October

Successful Partnership between the U.S. Embassy in Iceland and the Húsavík Whale Museum

Summer staff standing the watch

Abercrombie & Kent supports The Whale Museum

Many blue whales in Skjálfandi Bay

A lively July at the Húsavík Whale Museum

Good guests visiting

Successful 3rd Whale Congress

Annual Whale Congress Tomorrow, Tuesday

Two new exhibitions opened last week-end

Official opening of the blue whale exhibition

Art Without Borders

Museum now open 8:30 to 18:30

A Busy Week at the Museum

The Whale School 2016 – First Visits

The museum reopens after six months

Museum opening postponed until the 7th of March

New employee announcement