Information about The Geothermal Energy Exhibition

The Hellisheiði power plant, home of the exhibitionPhoto from the Geothermal Exhibition

The Geothermal Energy Exhibition is an interactive museum on Iceland’s volcanic processes at Hellisheiði Power Plant.

Located just a twenty-minute drive from Reykjavík, the exhibition offers guided tours, multimedia installations, and presentations on geothermal activity. For an extra cost, you can make this tour private. 

There is also an on-site cafe with traditional Icelandic snacks and a gift shop with authentic gifts.

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