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Hallgrimskirkja

Skolavorduholti, Reykjavik 121, Iceland
+354 510 1000
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pipe organ” (490 reviews)
“small fee” (338 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Skolavorduholti, Reykjavik 121, Iceland
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+354 510 1000
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1 - 10 of 10,517 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

It was a hassle free experience getting to the observation area. What a view! You can take in all of Reykjavik from this vantage point. All the colorful buildings really stand out (including our aAirbnb which was easy to spot), Cloud or sunny, it's worth...More

Thank Jeffrey L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went to see this church when going for a walk. The sixth tallest building in Iceland, it is really impressive

Thank Severine V
Reviewed yesterday

Given the limited number of places to visit in Reyjavik, this is a natural pop-in. For few bucks, you get to take an elevator to the top view the city from bird's eye of view. The elevator takes only 6 people at the time, so...More

Thank BoompawsSurfScoter
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I liked the church very much, but there are more beautiful churches in Iceland. The inside is rather sober, but the organ is impressive!

Thank Joppe D
Reviewed yesterday

Positioned neatly at the end of the main roads through Reykjavik, the Hallgrimskirkja really was spectacular to see from the outside and presumably as well from the top if you decided to pay the fee (of course!) to enter the tower. The inside was less...More

Thank Briznebo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The building in itself is interesting from the outside the inside has nothing to offer, it's actually one of the poorest church have seen in terms of craftsmanship. Since it only take a few minutes to visit it there're no reasons not to stop by...More

Thank Hamé L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Unique/Impressive church structure right in the center of Reykjavik. You can take an elevator up to the top for amazing views of the city and ocean/bay views.

Thank BiggFoot2014
Reviewed 2 days ago

The exterior was interesting and unique, but the interior was unremarkable. Worth the walk and nice point to orient oneself with your surroundings, but pales a bit to similar structures in many European cities.

Thank hermdeck
Reviewed 2 days ago

Take the elevator to the top and enjoy a 360 view. We got lucky and stayed and listesned to the organ practice. Beautiful.

Thank I2554CDkareng
Reviewed 2 days ago

The church is beautiful and sits atop a hill in downtown Reykjavik. It is cheap to go up in the tower and you can see all around the city. The church is still in very good condition and you should at least visit it if...More

Thank Kyleodey
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Pakmul
24 June 2017|
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Response from Brenda A | Reviewed this property |
It is only open until 9pm. We got there right when it opened-less tourists.
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Robert G
26 January 2017|
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Response from Zach G | Reviewed this property |
You can't get the ticket to the top in advance, but you likely wouldn't need to anyway. We didn't have to wait at all. It was quick, easy, and an amazing experience!
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Mar186525
13 December 2016|
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Response from Sarah-Louise W | Reviewed this property |
When we went the doors giving access to the stairs where locked.
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