Learn how the northern lights are formed at Aurora Reykjavik, Iceland's first educational and recreational northern lights center. Signs explain the history and science behind this natural phenomenon. The center will introduce you to folktales, local myths, and legends that will help you put the northern lights in the context of Icelandic culture. Watch a display of images of the phenomenon shot at various locations from the relaxing seats of the small movie theater. A gift shop offers a selection of souvenirs made by Icelanders, along with a complimentary cup of coffee. The staff will give you helpful information on how to see the northern lights for yourself. You can plan Reykjavik trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
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Tours to Aurora Reykjavik
$200 BOOK WITH VIATOR Magnificent Icelandic Winter. Northern Lights & Golden Circle Combo!
Duration: 9 hours
$16 BOOK WITH VIATOR Aurora Reykjavík, The Northern Lights Center Entrance Ticket
Duration: 45 minutes
$2,379 BOOK WITH VIATOR Classic Iceland with Northern Lights | Coach Tour: 6 Nights - 7 Days
Duration: 7 days
$1,773 BOOK WITH VIATOR Northern Lights in Iceland - 5 Nights - 6 Days. Coach tours
Duration: 6 days
$2,902 BOOK WITH VIATOR Magical Iceland with Northern Lights | Package Coach Tour - 7 Nights 8 Days
Duration: 8 days
Aurora Reykjavik reviews
It is worthy to visit the place, this was amazing experience for me once in a lifetime, staffs are very kind and helpful. Very organised place. it was great entertainment more »
I already knew quite a bit about the Aurora Borealis, but my traveling companions did not so we went to this little spot. It was a little spendy for what we got but the exhibition did explain the... more »
Quite a pleasant little museum that will keep you amused for an hour or so. Had fun taking pictures of the large screen backdrops so that we’d have something to show the folks back home if we failed to see the actual Northern lights during our trip. :)
Amazing museum! Not too big but very informative and well displayed. Also the cinema showing the northern lights was really nice. Coffee or tee was also available at the end for free, which was a really nice extra.
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