From the occupation of Hvalfjörður, 1940-45
the unique and remarkable history of the occupation
period in Iceland 1940-45 unfolds at the War and Peace Museum.
Our exhibition tells the story of how a peaceful
countryside was transformed, in the context of
world events and its importance to the victory of
the Allies in World War 2. Here you can explore
our high-quality collection of artifacts and feel the
memories during this important time of upheaval.
During your stop, you can relax in our cozy cafe
„The White Falcon”.