Nordic HouseCurrently Closed
- Address: Sturlugata 5, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland, Reykjavik
- Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +35-45517030
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Art And Culture, Library, Family And Kids
Nordic House - Review
This cultural center to the south of Hljomskalagardur Park focuses on strengthening cultural ties between Iceland and other Nordic countries. It is notable in several aspects. For example, the building’s striking design is owed to Finnish modernist architect Alvar Aalto. Its library houses over 30,000 media items that are not even in the Icelandic language. It organises many events for important cultural occasions such as the Reykjavík International Film and Literary Festivals and The Nordic Fashion Biennale. Additionally, the AALTO Bistro is a terrific dining option, with meals prepared by chef Sveinn Kjartansson. Stay updated on the activities of the center on its website.
Nordic House Information
- Disabled accessible.
- Tickets to events can be purchased on the center website.
Nordic House Ticket Prices
- Depends on the event.
Nordic House Hours
- Monday-Friday: 11:00am-5:00pm
- Sunday-Wednesday: 11:30am-5:00pm
- Thursday-Saturday: 11:30am-9:30pm
How To reach Nordic House by Public Transport
- HaskoliIslands Bus Station
- By Car or take a Taxi
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Things to Know Before Visiting Nordic House
3.4% of people who visit Reykjavik include Nordic House in their plan
1 PM - 2 PM
48.57% of people start their Nordic House visit around 1 PM - 2 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Nordic House
91.88% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Nordic House
Nordic House Trips
Nordic House, Reykjavik Reviews
Got to see Amiina here and it was incredible. Was gifted a ticket at the last minute (thankfully as I think the show was sold out), and went a few minutes before start time. The show started on time, and I was able to get a front row ticket easily. The acoustics of the venue are great, and the ambiance is awesome. I'd go back regularly if I could.
The Nordic House was worth visiting. Helpful and friendly personnel, a nice bistro too. The exhibition "Inspired by Aalto" was interesting and very well designed.
It says it's a culture centre but it's more like a uni campus thing, it's pretty inside tho
It depends a bit on the exhibitions of this place is worth a detour. When we were there there was an interactive exhibition which generated music based on the movement of the public. Great for kids.
Lovely food and setting with a view of Reykjavik and the surrounding mountains!