Summer courses / Art, creative writing and natural science

The Culture Houses in Kópavogur offer summer workshops for children lead by writers, artists and scientists. An Angel visits is a course on creative writing and art lead by writer Gerður Kristný and artist Guðrún Benónýsdóttir and will be held 8.-11. August for 8-13 year olds. A workshop in science, art and creative writing will be held 14.-18. August for 6-9 year olds at the Natural History Museum, Kópavogur Library and Gerðarsafn.  Read more

Artist Talk / The In, With and Between Us

sunday 25. June at 3 p.m.

Artists Ragnheiður Gestsdóttir and Theresa Himmer will guide guests around the exhibition The In, With and Between Us on Sunday 25. June at 3 p.m. 

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Cycle Music and Art Festival at Gerðarsafn

Cycle Music and Art Festival will take over Gerðarsafn all September with a programme of workshops, residencies, talks, film screenings, communal dinners, concerts, role-playing events, performances and art exhibitions Read more

Finissage weekend of The In, With and Between Us 

The exhibition The In, With and Between Us has been extended to 27. August. A programme of workshops for children and adults, artist talk and happy hour will be held the last weekend, 26.-27. August. 

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Opening hours

Tuesday - Friday 11.00 - 17.00
Saturday - Sunday 11.00 - 17.00

Monday closed

Admission fee 1000 kr.

Students 500 kr. Free admission for children, 67 years and older, disabled and members of SÍM, ICOM and FÍSOS.

Free admission on Wednesdays