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Whales of Iceland Exhibition - Entrance Ticket

Imagine a full size whale right next to you? Well you have 23 man-made life size models at the Whales of Iceland Exhibition in the harbour area. The exhibition is full of sounds, visual treats and interactive technology – a must-do when in Reykjavik!

At the spectacular Whales of Iceland Exhibition in Reykjavik you will learn everything you need to know about every whale that has been found in Icelandic waters throughout history.

With 23 lifesize whale models, interactive experiences and underwater footage you are in for a BIG and unique experience.

Walking through this wonder world with soothing whale sounds, ambient underwater lighting and beach-like floors truly makes you feel like you are deep under water exploring these gentle giants of the ocean.

Also available for ticket holders at no extra cost:

  • A live guided tour of Whales of Iceland is offered daily at 10: 30 and 13:30
  • A full screening of the award-winning film Sonic Sea daily at 11:00 and 15:00

Once you have experienced all the exhibition has to offer you can finish with a freshly baked pastry & a cup of coffee in their café. If you just love whales and would like to take one home, you can of course get a sneaky souvenir on the way out.

Whales of Iceland is located at Grandi erea, Fiskislóð 23. Which is close to the old harbor and about 15 minutes’ walk from the city center.

Experience Includes

  • 23 full-size whale models
  • Virtual Reality Experience
  • Whale anatomy interactive surface
  • Educational audio guide app + headphones
  • Live guided tour of Whales of Iceland is offered daily at 10:30 and 13:30
  • Full screening of the award-winning film Sonic Sea daily at 11:00 and 15:00

Experience Excludes

  • Transport
  • Snacks and beverages

Departure location

Fiskislóð 23-25, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland.

Start times

Year round, 10.00am to 5.00pm except 25 December.

Duration

Typical visit time is around 1 hour but can be longer if you choose to watch a documentary.

Terms & Conditions

  • The Whales of Iceland exhibition is wheelchair accessible.
  • Free cancellations for bookings cancelled with the supplier 24 hours prior to the tour date. No refunds are given for cancellations made within 24 hours of tour date.