Top things to do in Bolungarvík

Top Choice Museum in Bolungarvík

Ósvör Maritime Museum

The old turf-and-stone fishing shacks of the Ósvör Maritime Museum powerfully evoke a past age. A guide in a typical lambskin fisher’s outfit shows you around the shore-side settlement, outlining its history and tra…
Arts & Crafts in Bolungarvík


This small, bright shop sells Icelandic-design, artworks and homewares. Hours can be erratic – check ahead for times.
Museum in Bolungarvík

Natural History Museum

Features a comprehensive collection of minerals (lignite from when Iceland was covered in forests) and taxidermied animals – including a giant blue whalebone more than 100 years old and a polar bear shot by local fi…