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Domkirkjan

Austurvollur, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 551 2113
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The Cathedral!

The Cathedral is beautiful. It is central - we attended Christmas Eve afternoon services held by... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kristi J
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Bethesda, Maryland
Homely

Really enjoyed our short visit here. It’s open on weekdays only. A history is on the wall of the... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2018
JohnUK
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Austurvollur, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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"worth a visit"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Cathedral is beautiful. It is central - we attended Christmas Eve afternoon services held by the Danish Embassy and Danish Community in Iceland - beautiful music - JS Bach postlude

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Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our short visit here. It’s open on weekdays only. A history is on the wall of the entrance porch. Definitely worth a visit.

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

Visiting this church provides you a view of one of the world's most famous church organs and riding the elevator up to the top of the bell tower gives you a great panoramic view of Reykjavik. At New Year's Eve the fireworks show is spectacular....More

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Reviewed November 10, 2017 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.

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Reviewed November 9, 2017

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

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Reviewed October 19, 2017

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
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

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

Thank KareninCO
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Reviewed October 9, 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
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Reviewed September 25, 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
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Reviewed September 22, 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
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