Notable Building in Reykjavík


The mirrored dome of Perlan, designed by Ingimundur Sveinsson, covers huge geothermal-water tanks on Öskjuhlíð hill, about 2km from the city centre. The wraparound viewing deck (adult/child kr490/free) offers a trem…
Notable Building in Old Reykjavík


Reykjavík’s waterside Ráðhús is a beautifully positioned postmodern construction of concrete stilts, tinted windows and mossy walls rising from Tjörnin. Inside there’s an interesting 3D topographical map of Iceland.