Kópavogur is diverse and there you can find mostly everything that Reykjavík has to offer and more.

Kópavogur is the largest municipality outside Reykjavík, where you can enjoy both town and nature.

Art museum - Gerðarsafn

Gerðarsafn is a museum with modern and contemporary art. Gerðarsafn offers temporary exhibitions of works by Icelandic and international contemporary artists.

Opening hours:

Everyday from 10 am – 5 pm.


Open air museum - Árbæjarsafn

Árbær offers a unique experience where guests have the opportunity to go back in time and experience the lifestyle and how life was in Reykjavík in the past.

Opening hours:

Winter: September - May: 1pm -5pm

Summer: June - August: 10am - 5pm