Reykjavík Art Museum is a leading art museum in Iceland, housed in three distinct buildings in central Reykjavík—Hafnarhús, Kjarvalsstaðir, and Ásmundarsafn. The Museum regularly exhibits works by three of Iceland’s most renowned artists; Erró, Kjarval, and Ásmundur Sveinsson. Works are also presented in the three different venues from key figures, as well as established and emerging current artists.


Opening hours


Opening hours


Opening hours
May–September 10:00–17:00
Oktober–April 13:00–17:00

1800 ISK
1100 ISK
Children under 18
Visitors with disabilities

Guided tours for groups on opening hours from Monday to Friday.

Price ISK 19.500 + admission ISK 1.800 per person. If there are 10 or more people in the group, the price is ISK 19.500 + 1.100 per person.

Guided tours for groups (30 people or less) on weekends or after opening hours costs ISK 54.000, admission included. For 30+ people the price is ISK 72.000, admission included.

To order a guided tour please contact fraedsludeild at or call (+354) 4116400.

The admission ticket is valid for 24 hours in Reykjavík Art Museum's three buildings, Hafnarhús, Kjarvalsstaðir and Ásmundarsafn.

Solo ticket for Ásmundarsafn ISK 1.100.

Café and restaurant Klambrar Bistro at Kjarvalsstaðir, tel. (+354) 411 6425.

Opening hours during Christmas and New Year holidays

Open 26 Dec. 13-17h00
Open 31 Dec. 10-14h00
Open 1 Jan. 13-17h00
Closed 24 and 25 Dec.

Open 26 Dec. 13-17.00
Closed 24, 25, 31 Dec. and 1 Jan.

Open 26 Dec. 13-17.00
Closed 24, 25, 31 Dec. and 1 Jan.

Opening hours during Easter days
Open all days exept on Easter Sunday, but then it is closed at Hafnarhús, Kjarvalsstaðir and Ásmundarsafn.

Buses and parking
Hafnarhús, Tryggvagata 17
Metered parking in the general area close to the harbour, parking garage at Vesturgata  7.
Buses no. 1, 3, 6, 11, 12, 13, 14.
Kjarvalsstaðir, Flókagata 24
Free parking.
Buses no. 1, 3, 6, 11, 13.
Ásmundarsafn, Sigtún
Free parking.
Buses no. 2, 4, 14, 15, 17, 19.
Árskort Listasafns Reykjavíkur

The Reykjavík Art Museum Annual Pass offers access to all exhibitions and events taking place at the Museum, unless otherwise stated. The pass, which is valid for one year, also includes a 10% discount in our museum shops and 5% in the Café at Kjarvalsstaðir. The Annual Pass is available for purchase at the front desk in all three museum buildings. 
Price: Annual Pass ISK 4.400 / Annual Pass +1 ISK 6.500 / Annual Pass <28 years old ISK 3.900. 


Menningarkort Reykjavíkur

Reykjavik City Card offers free entry to Reykjavik Art Museum and is available for purchase at the front desk in all three-museum buildings. Furthermore, Reykjavik City Card offers free entry to all other City and National museums and galleries, all swimming pools in Reykjavik and free unlimited travel by bus within the Reykjavik Capital Area. Also included is the Viðey Island ferry and discounts on various tours, in shops and on services.
Price: 24-hour card ISK 3.900, 48-hour card ISK 5.500 and 72-hour ISK 6.700. 

Disability Access is very good at Hafnarhús and Kjarvalsstaðir and wheelchairs can be borrowed in both buildings. Due to the design of the building access to Ásmundarsafn is not as good. Please contact (+354) 4116430 for further information.

Prams, buggies and lockers At the reception in Hafnarhús and Kjarvalsstaðir guests can borrow pushchairs and store their belongings in lockers. Prams, backpacks, large bags, umbrellas and other large items are not allowed in the galleries for security reasons.

Photography Guests are allowed to take pictures for personal use, unless stated otherwise. However the use of flash and tripods is prohibited.

Rules of conduct Visitors are kindly asked not to touch the works of art on display. Eating and drinking is not permitted in the exhibition spaces. Kjarvalsstaðir and Hafnarhús have cafeterias where visitors can sit and enjoy refreshments and beverages on offer.

Animals are prohibited in the museum, apart from guide dogs.