• Akureyri Art Museum, Ketilhús

    Akureyri Art Museum, Ketilhús

    This is the fourth yearly exhibition with the title Creation of Childhood. The aim is to stimulate creative work and creative thinking of school children from the age of two to sixteen. Participants are children, artists, and The Toy Exhibition at Friðbjarnarhús. It is a cooperation in constant development and each exhibition is independent and special. Read more.

  • Akureyri Art Museum, Ketilhús

    Akureyri Art Museum, Ketilhús

    It has become a tradition to exhibit the final projects of Akureyri Comprehensive College’s art and design students at Akureyri Art Museum. Two exhibitions are held every year, one at the end of spring term and one at the end of fall term. This is the third year in a row these exhibitions are held in cooperation with Akureyri Art Museum. Read more.

  • Program 2017

    Program 2017

    At Akureyri Art Museum an unusual year is ahead. Construction work at the top floor of the building will start in February. Therefore, work at the museum will be carried out differently during 2017, with Ketilhús as the main exhibition space, accommodating diverse exhibitions and various artists. HERE you can read the full program.


    • Opening Hours

      June - August
      Every day 10 am - 5 pm
      Admission 500 ISK

      September - May
      Tuesdays to Sundays 12 noon - 5 pm
      No admission
      Closed: December 24ᵗʰ, 25ᵗʰ, 31ˢᵗ, January 1ˢᵗ 

    • Location

      Click on map to see where
      we are located.

      Due to renovations Akureyri Art Museum´s main gallery is now closed.
      We will open a bigger and better Museum again, in the spring of 2018.

      The main exhibition space is now in Akureyri Art Museum, Ketilhús,
      next door down the street.