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Easter Opening Hours in Reykjavík in 2024

Easter is around the corner and below you can find the opening hours in Reykjavík for tourist information centres, grocery stores, swimming pools and museums.

Reykjavík Tourist Information Centres

Maundy Thursday (28.03)

  • Laugavegur 54: 9:00 – 18:00
  • Laugavegur 5: Regular

Good Friday (29.03)

  • Laugavegur 54: 9:00 – 18:00
  • Laugavegur 5: Regular

Saturday (30.3)

  • Regular opening hours for both offices

Easter Sunday (31.03)

  • Laugavegur 54: Closed
  • Laugavegur 5: 9:00 – 18:00

Easter Monday (01.04)

  • Laugavegur 54: 9:00 – 18:00
  • Laugavegur 5: Regular

Grocery Stores

The opening hours for grocery stores on Easter are not widely different from regular hours, below are the hours for the most popular stores.

Maundy Thursday (28.03)

  • Bónus: Regular
  • Krónan: 9:00 – 21:00 in all stores in the capital area except Bíldshöfði from 9:00 to 20:00
  • Nettó: 24/7 in Mjódd; 8:00 – 24:00 in Grandi and Engihjalli; 9:00 – 21:00 in Nóatún, Lágmúli and Selhella; 10:00 – 21:00 in Miðvangur, Iðavellir and Salavegur
  • Hagkaup: 24/7 in Skeifan and Garðabær; 8:00 – 24:00 in Eiðistorg and Spöng; 12:00 – 17:00 in Kringlan and Smáralind shopping malls

Good Friday (29.03)

  • Bónus: Regular except for in Kringlan shopping mall, where it’s closed
  • Krónan:  10:00 – 20:00 in Akrabraut, Bíldshöfði, Borgartún, Flatahraun, Grandi, Lindir, Mosfellsbær, Norðurhella and Skeifan. Closed in Austurver, Árbær, Grafarholt, Hallveigarstígur, Hamraborg, Jafnasel and Vallakór.
  • Nettó: 24/7 in Mjódd; 8:00 – 24:00 in Grandi and Engihjalli; 9:00 – 21:00 in Lágmúli, Mosfellsbær, Nóatún and Selhella; 10:00 – 21:00 in Salavegur and Iðavellir; 10:00 – 19:00 in Miðvangur
  • Hagkaup: 24/7 in Skeifan and Garðabær; Closed in Eiðistorg, Spöng, Kringlan and Smáralind

Saturday (30.3)

  • Bónus: Regular
  • Krónan: 9:00 – 21:00 in Akrabraut, Austurver, Árbær, Borgartún, Flatahraun, Grafarholt, Grandi, Hallveigarstígur, Hamraborg, Jafnasel, Hvaleyrarbraut, Lindir, Mosfellsbær, Norðurhella, Skeifan and Vallakór; 9:00 – 20:00 in Bíldshöfði
  • Nettó: Regular
  • Hagkaup: 24/7 in Skeifan and Garðabær; 8:00 – 24:00 in Eiðistorg and Spöng; 10:00 – 18:00 in Kringlan and Smáralind

Easter Sunday (31.03)

  • Bónus: Closed
  • Krónan: 11:00 – 17:00 in Bíldshöfði, Flatahraun, Grandi, Lindir, Mosfellsbær and Skeifan
  • Nettó: 10:00 – 17:00 in Grandi, Iðavellir, Mosfellsbær and Selhella
  • Hagkaup: 24/7 in Skeifan and Garðabær; Closed in Eiðistorg, Spöng, Kringlan and Smáralind

Easter Monday (01.04)

  • Bónus: Closed
  • Krónan: 9:00 – 21:00 in Akrabraut, Austurver, Árbær, Borgartún, Flatahraun, Grafarholt, Grandi, Hallveigarstígur, Hamraborg, Hvaleyrarbraut, Jafnasel, Lindir, Mosfellsbær, Norðurhella, Skeifan and Vallakór
  • Nettó: 24/7 in Mjódd; 8:00 – 24:00 in Engihjalli and Grandi; 9:00 – 21:00 in Lágmúli, Mosfellsbær, Selhella and Nóatún; 10:00 – 21:00 in Iðavellir and Miðvangur
  • Hagkaup: 24/7 in Skeifan and Garðabær; 10:00 – 24:00 in Eiðistorg and Spöng; Closed in Kringlan and Smáralind

Swimming Pools

The public pools in Reykjavík have shorter opening hours for Easter, as follows.

Maundy Thursday (28.03)

  • Laugardalslaug: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Vesturbæjarlaug: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Sundhöllin: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Grafarvogslaug: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Dalslaug: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Breiðholtslaug: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Árbæjarlaug: 11:00 – 17:00

Good Friday (29.03)

  • Laugardalslaug: 13:00 – 17:00
  • Vesturbæjarlaug: 13:00 – 17:00
  • Sundhöllin: 13:00 – 17:00
  • Grafarvogslaug: Closed
  • Dalslaug: 13:00 – 17:00
  • Breiðholtslaug: Closed
  • Árbæjarlaug: 13:00 – 17:00

Saturday (30.3)

  • Laugardalslaug: Regular
  • Vesturbæjarlaug: Regular
  • Sundhöllin: Regular
  • Grafarvogslaug: Regular
  • Dalslaug: Regular
  • Breiðholtslaug: Regular
  • Árbæjarlaug: Regular

Easter Sunday (31.03)

  • Laugardalslaug: 13:00 – 17:00
  • Vesturbæjarlaug: 13:00 – 17:00
  • Sundhöllin: 13:00 – 17:00
  • Grafarvogslaug: 13:00 – 17:00
  • Dalslaug: Closed
  • Breiðholtslaug: 13:00 – 17:00
  • Árbæjarlaug: Closed

Easter Monday (01.04)

  • Laugardalslaug: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Vesturbæjarlaug: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Sundhöllin: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Grafarvogslaug: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Dalslaug: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Breiðholtslaug: 11:00 – 17:00
  • Árbæjarlaug: 11:00 – 17:00

Museums

The National Gallery of Iceland is temporarily closed until 6 April. Reykjavík Art Museum is open with regular hours except for on Easter Sunday when it is closed. The National Museum of Iceland is open every day for Easter from 10 to 17, except Easter Sunday when it is open from 10 to 14. The Whales of Iceland museum is open with regular hours throughout Easter.

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