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Reviewed 3 days ago

We didn't go inside the City Hall building; but we did spend some time watching the ducks, geese, seagulls and swans at the lake. For bird lovers, this is a nice (and free) place to visit in Reykjavik.

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 3 days ago

See previous review praising Josef who helped us book our tours. The building itself is beautiful, so it's a great place for tourism.

Thank J T
Reviewed 1 week ago

modern building next to a small lake. Expedition of the town in side. Dry place to sit. outside seating for use in good weather.

Thank skiersuk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting display of the city in minature with representations of future development. The floor is a street map of Reykjavik. There is also a topographic map of the whole island that shows where the volcanos are and the glaciers and mountians,

Thank ddb51770
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This city hall is also an exhibition hall to the huge 3D map of Iceland. It is not a fancy building by any means but this modern grey structure looks like it is floating. There is also an area that has lots of tourism materials...More

Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The views from higher floors is beautiful. The building itself is free to enter. The first floor is full of great resources for tourism in Iceland. Centrally located near downtown.

Thank sharon g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unsurprisingly, you can find a lot of travel brochures in the city hall. We actually took a few and they were useful. We also witnessed (we think?) a presentation about plastic waste. You should definitely visit and walk around because the building has some very...More

Thank Kirsten B
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The City Hall was a good meeting place with much information for visitors including a scale model of the country...

Thank 69dude
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We also walked around the old one which is a slice of Icelandic history. The modern one of our favorite little lake came as a surprise as it is relatively new. A little jarring in the older part of town. Most interesting part is a...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We only see the place form the outside, but the building itself is not interesting. It is very difficult to find a parking place.

Thank seasonedvisitor
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