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Nice collection

As a hunter myself it was interesting to see a collection of trophies from around the world. The... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
John B
via mobile
Hunting museum

Impressive selections of animal heads... shot by the man working the front desk! Do NOT go here if... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2016
JackTheWorldTraveler
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San Antonio, Texas
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8 Jul 2018
“Nice collection”
13 Jul 2018
“Not a Wildife Museum. A hunting museum.”
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Eyrarbraut 49 | 825 Stokkseyri, Stokkseyri 825, Iceland
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We were staying in Stokkseyri and saw what we thought would be a wildlife museum with an exterior advert of Polar Bears and Puffins. So we thought why not? This is a hunting museum with lots of trophy specimens, including rare and endangered species, 90%...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

As a hunter myself it was interesting to see a collection of trophies from around the world. The host was informative and more than willing to answer any questions. No cameras allowed unfortunately. It was a rainy day ( surprise) and this museum got us...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We were really happy with our trip, we drove there from a summerhouse in Vaðnes and spent little over an hour. My three and seven ueats old asked a lot of questions and they loved the museum! They even eant to visit again, so I...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

This museum was a hidden treasure! We had an absolutely amazing time looking around. The owner was not only very friendly and hospitable, but he also provided a wealth of information about all forms of local and exotic wildlife. We stayed for around 4 hours...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Kreager T
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

This a basically a man's house with all the animals he has killed on display from near extinct rhino, lions and other African animals which made me upset and wishing we never stumbled in this place There was even a stuff peacock on the wall....More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank SadieAtlantaGa831
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This is an interesting and well appointed wildlife hunting museum on the main drag in Stokkseyri. We arrived about 30 minutes before closing and the owner basically gave us a private tour and shared some of his exciting hunting stories. He was very informative and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Impressive selections of animal heads... shot by the man working the front desk! Do NOT go here if you object to hunting, but if you want to see a variety of taxidermy, bullets and information about hunting in Iceland (and Africa) come here and be...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank JackTheWorldTraveler
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I went here with my family. The owner greeted us and told us about some of the more special animals on display. The museum is wery well set up and is well worth a visit. A real must for all those interested in animals and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank heyvinds
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

Well set up displays and meeting the owner hunter made the visit even more intriguing. I recommend a visit (y) making a stop

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank JBThor
Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

What a strange place! Whether you like it or not will depend upon your views on wealthy people paying to shoot wild animals. It's essentially one man's vanity project. The building is his home, and well over 90% of the stuffed animals on display were...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Oriel100
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