Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre
Harpa is a concert hall and conference centre in Reykjavík, Iceland. Designed by the Danish firm Henning Larsen Architects in co-operation with Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson. The structure consists of a steel framework clad with geometric shaped glass panels of different colours.
Harpa is an award-winning concert hall and conference centre located in the heart of Reykjavík. Harpa is open to the public every day and inside you can find a coffee shop, restaurant, travel agency, gift shops and more. Numerous events are at the venue as Harpa is the home of the Iceland Symphony…
A reasonably recent addition to Reykjavík’s skyline, the Concert Hall is a stunning piece of architecture by the ocean.
An amazing building located on the water, just short walk away. Take some time and walk around the building and enjoy the views.
Harpa is Reykjaviks largest concert hall,home of the Icelandic symphony orchestre. Also hosts all kinds of concerts and shows. Beautiful building and a great landmark in the city. Takes only about 25 minutes by bus. Or a nice 20 minute biking tour to get there. For tickets and info on the program…
“Situated in the centre of Reykjavík, it is one of the city's best-known landmarks and is visible throughout the city. State Architect Guðjón Samúelsson's design of the church was commissioned in 1937. He is said to have designed it to resemble the trap rocks, mountains and glaciers of Iceland's landscape”
“Sólfar / Sun Voyager is a dreamboat, an ode to the sun. It symbolizes the promise of undiscovered territory, a dream of hope, progress and freedom.”
“The National Museum in order to get know the history of Iceland. Located 5 minutes away.”
“Specialty bar near Micro Bar and similar to it: less beer, more atmosphere. Entrance is in the alley behind Aðalstræti 9.”