Very informative but expensive wax museum. Not suitable for young children as some of the scenes are rather violent
It is a characteristic building in Reykjavik with Saga Museum, café and restaurant on the top. We went to Saga Museum, which is a half an hour tour around a small room with displays showing the history of Iceland.
I liked this visit! You can get some great photos from the top if the building, amazing view. The buildings architecture was cool! Sadly this place was over run by bus tours while I was there. The cafe was massively busy, and too many people in some of the smaller spaces (by opinion).
Good views, although it was very very windy the day we visited, so windy it was too dangerous to go out side on the viewing platform which goes right the way round the restaurant. There is also a small museum onsite.
The Perlan is a short drive from central Reykjavik. Initially we hadn't planned to visit the Perlan but thought we would pop in on our way to the Blue Lagoon and I am really pleased we did. The car park is right next to the front door, there is a lift straight to the top and there are 360 degree... More
Some wonderful city views from the domed building on the hill. Interesting concept, water storage and museum. The gift ship offered some good pastry to eat, the apple cake was tasty. Great photo ops
An ultra modern geo-thermal facility in the heart of Reykjavik, explaining just how Iceland uses this natural resource. At the top is a nice café with a huge veranda to view a 360 panoramic. Finally, at the very top is a revolving restaurant, for those special occasions. Brilliant.
We went to the Pearl as part of a City Tour. Extremely interesting and wonderful views across the city from the high balcony area. Coffee and cake was reasonable (for Iceland!). Unfortunately we did not have time to go into the exhibition, but will go if we return. The Icelanders have definitely got their heating and hot water sussed -... More
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