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The Icelandic Emigration Center

Museum
Open Open from 11:00am-6:00pm
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 2-3 hours
Address: Kvosin, Hofsos 566, Iceland
Official website: http://en.hofsos.is
Phone: +354 453 7935
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    • 836anneliesb
      836anneliesb
      Antwerp Province, Belgium
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      Unique museum, wonderful display

      I am very happy that I decided to visit this musuem! This is unique and has a different perspective. Certainly the first building with all the testimonials and letters was an eyeopener. And waw, what...

      Reviewed on /Date(1601167318000+0800)/
    • Paul B
      Paul B
      Sacramento, California
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      The apartment here is a hidden secret!

      The original Emigration Officers Apartment is available for guests. We stayed one night and wish we could have stayed longer. 2 bedrooms, bath, dining room, living room, and outdoor deck. Overlooki...

      Reviewed on /Date(1567770453000+0800)/
    • mizzkeg
      mizzkeg
      Kopavogur, Reykjavik, Capital Region
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      Interesting

      We were invited to come to the museum with a group of national and international artists. We thought it very interesting to see which directions people immigrated and how their travels went.

      Reviewed on /Date(1556432855000+0800)/
    • TonySwiss
      TonySwiss
      Switzerland
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      One of the prettiest Icelandic villages

      We didn't get to see the museum (closed) but this was the only place on TripAdvisor where I could describe the village itself. It is quite charming, with its well-preserved old houses and warehouses, ...

      Reviewed on /Date(1540583030000+0800)/
    • bjkahansen
      bjkahansen
      Green Bay, Wisconsin
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      interesting museum

      This museum is a collection of several buildings that share stories of families who emigrated from Iceland to other countries around the world. Interesting and detailed accounts. Worth a stop if you'r...

      Reviewed on /Date(1538769576000+0800)/

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