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Museum of Photography in Reykjavik

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Rating: 3.2 5
Rank: 9 About 17

Category: Museums
Address: Tryggvagotu 15
Email: photomuseum@reykjavik.is
Website: Visit the website
Telephone: +354 563 1790



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12/5/2008

Museum of Photography

Photography is one more facet of Reykjavik's artistic heritage and culture. This can be very well experienced at the Reykjavik Museum of Photography. This independent museum lies at Grófarhús, 15 Tryggvagata, 101 Reykjavik in Iceland.

It was founded in the year 1981. The museum aims towards collecting photographic material and preserving it. Visitors can see some of the historical photographs of Iceland in this city run museum. The museum has hosted some of the greatest collection of photographs generated by local artists.

Though the museum mainly aims at local talent, it also provides a platform for international artists. This is an ideal place to visit for people of all ages. One can see various emotions, features and scenic beauty captured in the colored and black and white photographs.

The museum remains open on all days, from 10 am to 4 pm.

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