Domkirkjan

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  • Address: Kirkjustræti, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland, Reykjavik
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 04:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +354-5209700
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Family And Kids

Domkirkjan holds a significant importance in shaping Icelandic history. Interestingly the church has always been on the site since 1200 AD only to have taken its present form in 1796. This the very place where Iceland’s independence was officially endorsed and the members of cabinet still gather for several sessions.

The first view at the church will fill you with serenity, a fairly basic building amongst the perfectly manicured green lawn. On entering the church one will experience the same sense of calmness around. The church also houses a baptismal font donated by famous sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen.

Domkirkjan Travel Tips

  • Do not confuse the cathedral with Hallgrimskirkja, a lot of people tend to do so.
  • Be decently dressed.
  • Maintain tranquility within the church.

Entrance Ticket Details For Domkirkjan

  • Entry is free.

How to Reach Domkirkjan

  • Bus stop at 200 meters.
  • Nearby bus station : Raohusio; Laekjartorg

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  • Domkirkjan Address: Kirkjustræti, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland, Reykjavik
  • Domkirkjan Contact Number: +354-5209700
  • Domkirkjan Timing: 10:00 am - 04:30 pm
  • Best time to visit Domkirkjan(preferred time): 11:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Domkirkjan: 00:30 Mins
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  • 65.04% of people who visit Reykjavik include Domkirkjan in their plan

  • 58.06% of people start their Domkirkjan visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Domkirkjan

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

50% of people prefer walking in order to reach Domkirkjan

People normally club together Minjasafn Reykjavikur and National Gallery Of Iceland while planning their visit to Domkirkjan.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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