Visiting the Penis Museum

The Phallological Museum is the creation of the one-time secondary school headmaster Sigurður Hjartanson. When he was a child he was given a cattle whip made out of a bull’s penis (a “pizzle”). He must have been very proud of this possession, kept it into manhood and had it on display somewhere above the mantelpiece when […]

The Volcano Museum.

The Volcano Museum in Reykjavik provides a space for the tourist and volcano lover to safely contemplate the destructive forces of nature within the cosy comforts of a cafe. They have a collection of rocks safely contained in boxes and rocks proudly mounted on walls.  They have candles sitting in lava-rock candle holders on all […]