The Museums of Iceland
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On this episode of Out of Office: A Travel Podcast, Kiernan talks to A. Kendra Greene, the author of “The Museum of Whales You Will Never See: And Other Excursions to Iceland’s Most Unusual Museums.” The book is not only a primer on the huge number of museums on this small island, it is a deep dive into Iceland’s culture, history, and national psyche. Things we talked about in today’s podcast:

“The Museum of Whales You Will Never See: And Other Excursions to Iceland’s Most Unusual Museums” by A. Kendra Greene

https://www.amazon.com/Museum-Whales-You-Will-Never/dp/0143135465  The Icelandic Phallological Museum

https://phallus.is/en/ 

Petra’s Stone and Mineral Collection

https://www.steinapetra.is/ 

The Herring Era Museum

http://www.sild.is/en/ 

NYTimes “Sizing Up the Rural-Urban Travel Divide: Who’s Up and Who’s Down”

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/06/travel/rural-versus-urban-travel-pandemic.html

Red Snappers

https://www.beansmeats.com/product/red-snapper-frankfurts/ 

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