Harpa concert hall, guided tour & shows

Harpa is a concert hall and conference centre in Reykjavík, Iceland. The opening concert was held on May 4, 2011 and it is definitely a place that you will want to visit during your stay in Reykjavik. This concert hall now offers guided tours behind the scenes Harpa - check them out here.

Before you travel to Iceland, be sure to check the programs on offer during your stay as they have several English shows, typically humorous, that are designed for tourists. These shows have talented Icelandic artists performing. Shows are in English.

An example: (2019) "How to become Icelandic in 60 minutes" Bjarni Haukur Thorsson teaches you everything you need to know about being Icelandic, in just one hour. You will learn how to walk, talk and behave like a regular Icelander. Additionally you will learn why eating sour sheep balls might save your life. Approx. $50 for a ticket.

Before or after dinner, this is a great chance to linger longer at one of the top concert halls in the world.