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Iceland Volcano & Earthquake Center

Lava Centre

Iceland Volcano & Earthquake Center


LAVA Centre “Iceland Volcano & Earthquake Center” will reveal the epic forces of nature that shape our planet and created Iceland only 20 million years ago. LAVA is dedicated to the unique volcanoes and geology of Iceland.

The center will feature an interactive educational exhibition exploring the art and science of geology and the volcanic systems in Iceland and an educational learning center for geology where staff members will educate visitors to make the visit as enjoyable and memorable as possible. The interactive exhibition will further display a collection of artifacts, films and graphics from various volcano eruptions that have occurred in the past century.

Opening hours:

The LAVA Exhibition is open every day from 09:00 – 19:00.

Celebrating Earth Heritage

How to visit the Katla Geopark

Katla UNESCO Global Geopark is in central South Iceland


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