Iceland Rocks

Iceland Rocks! 
A Fiery Saga

One third of the lava that has flowed on earth in recorded history has come from Iceland.

Discover this fiery saga at the New Iceland Heritage Museum home to the largest collection of Icelandic rocks and minerals outside of Iceland.

Don’t miss the opportunity to behold the beauty and diversity of this unique exhibit. A stunning collection of rocks and minerals, permitted for the first time to leave Iceland by the Icelandic Institute of Natural History.

Iceland Rocks

The Story of New Iceland

Through the presentation of dynamic permanent exhibits, temporary and traveling exhibits, and through a variety of workshops, lectures and programs the New Iceland Heritage Museum (NIHM) strives to serve the public as a valuable community resource that meets the increasing needs of new audiences and that presents relevant topics and issues in a rapidly changing world.

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Experience the rich cultural heritage in Gimli, Manitoba, a beautiful resort town on the shores of Lake Winnipeg.