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Austurvollur, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 551 2113
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Sweet church

It‘s nothing special, but small, sweet and in the middle of the city. It‘s worth a visit. The park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fabio-Raffaele D
via mobile
Right in the middle of city center.

After the big church on the hill, we were pleased to enter a church that had more of an inviting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Austurvollur, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 551 2113
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It‘s nothing special, but small, sweet and in the middle of the city. It‘s worth a visit. The park near the church is nice too.

Thank Fabio-Raffaele D
Reviewed 1 week ago

After the big church on the hill, we were pleased to enter a church that had more of an inviting interior. We were lucky that someone was playing the organ while we were there and so it was very pleasant to just sit and enjoy...More

Thank Samndjsdad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The small Reykjavik Catherdal built in 1796 specifcially , as Reykjavik had become the capital of Iceland. In 1999-2000 it was retored, As the church stands next to the Parliament. On the opening of the Parliament a special service attended by the parliamentarians , they...More

Thank Magni_13
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Best place to see the panorama of Reykjavik! Totally worth the price of the elevator to the observation deck. Beautiful!

Thank KareninCO
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We saw this church on a Sunday while strolling down downtown Reyjavik. It's a nice, quaint church in the area. It seems that a service was going on while we were visiting. Also a funeral seemed to be in procession when we were driving by...More

Thank Noe D
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Set in reasonably large grounds sits the Dom. It is a good looking structure and the inside of the church is not extravagantly decorated. It is still a practicing church. Worth a visit.

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 22 September 2017

it's small, it's very pretty and well worth a visit.Photos are allowed. This parish church was consecrated in 1796. The cathedral has been a platform for major events in the life of the nation; its individuals, families and the society as a whole. On the...More

Thank Marion W
Reviewed 8 September 2017

It's a small cathedral but worth to stop by for a few minutes to look at inside. There's also piano performance every Tuesday night.

Thank Alex_loves_traveling
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The interior of this church is modern. It does not have a dull atmosphere inside. It does not have traditional motives or pictures. Outside is also nice. You will like taking pictures there.

Thank Bengiyle S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Peaceful mother church of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Iceland. Inviting, unassuming entrance, impressive pulpit.

Thank Brent D
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