All the best for 2015

Happy New Year!

As I look back and reflect on the year 2014 I would like to thank you for an amazing cooperation in making Eldheimar a huge success. The brand new and very unique volcanic museum Eldheimar (Pompei of the NorthRead more

Surtsey visitor center in Eldheimar opened

When exactly 51 years have passed from the beginning of the Surtsey eruption, a special Surtsey exhibition in Eldheimar opened. The exhibition focuses on the development of the ecology of the island in words and images. These pictures are from the opening. The speakers at the opening ceremony were Sigurður Ingi Jóhannsson minister...

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Winter opening hours start today

Today the opening hours for the museum change to 1pm. - 5pm. from Wednesday to Sunday. For information about visiting outside opening hours please contact the following:Kristín Jóhannsdóttir (director) 846-6497 or kristin@vestmannaeyjar.isPerla Kristins 868-2903 or
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