Calling all architecture lovers! Make sure to visit the Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall! Designed by world-famous architect Olafur Eliasson, and won the Mies van der Rohe Award in 2013 for architecture. The building also plays host to residencies by the Icelandic Symphony Orchestra, The Icelandic Opera, and the Reykjavic Big Band. Along with all of this, the building is also a fantastic conference centre and won the MICE Report award for the best conference centre in Northern Europe.
Where can I find The Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall?
Visitors can also witness some of the centres regular shows, which play all throughout the year. These include Pearls of Icelandic Songs, How to become Icelandic in 60 minutes, and The Icelandic Emigration Centres Exhibit. This fantastic building sits in the heart of the capital city, on the old harbour. It also aims to host regular art shows that represent a variety of musical, and art genres. So, what are you waiting for? Make the most of your next day off in Reykjavik, and visit the award-winning Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Hall!
- Open from Monday to Wednesday 10 am to 6 pm
- Thursday to Saturday, 10 am to 12 am
- Sundays from 11:15 am to 3 pm
- Regular exhibitions and shows