The yellow backpack for families

The yellow backpack is full of fun things for children and families to explore the exhibitions. It's fun to solve crossword puzzles together, look at the artworks through a telescope and a magnifying glass, sketch, and look at cards with pictures and questions. 

Let's Play Art

Let’s Play Art is the title of the Reykjavík Art Museum’s Family Programme. Children are especially welcome to the museum, with their parents, to look at and experience art through games and interesting discussions.


The artist Hallsteinn Sigurdsson gave the City of Reykjavík 16 sculptures made ​​of aluminum which Hallstein placed in Gufunes from 1989 to 2012. Today the Sculptures form a beautiful park, Hallsteins Park where the sculptures act as the main attraction.


Guðmundur Guðmundsson (b. 1932), better known as Erró, is one of the best known contemporary artist of Iceland.