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Harpa Guided Tours

Check behind the curtains at Harpa

Experience the award-winning architecture of Harpa and visit areas that are not open to the general public. We offer three unique types of trips along with several promotional packages.

Guided Tour

Experience the award-winning architecture of Harpa and visit areas that are not open to the general public. Your guide will share some of Harpa’s secrets, stories of odd incidents and the struggles during the economic crisis.

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Guided Tour with Live Music

Experience the award-winning architecture of Harpa and visit areas that are generally not open to the public, along with a cherry on top – a musical performance in an exclusive area with breath-taking views of Harpa‘s surroundings.

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Acoustical Guided Tour

During the guided tour, Elsa Waage, an experienced Icelandic opera singer, will give you a live demonstration of the acoustics in one or more of our concert halls by performing traditional Icelandic songs.

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Guided Tour combo packages available this summer at Harpa.

  • If you purchase one of the combo offers, an additional 20% is available for Iceland in a Box or Dear to Dream Documentary. Does not need to be attended on the same day.
  • If you purchase a guided tour, you will get a 10% discount at all the shops, restaurants and other sellers in the building.
  • If you purchase a guided tour, you will get a 10% discount of Icelandic Sagas and How to Become Icelandic in 60 Minutes.
Packgage 1

Guided Tour + Iceland in a Box

In this combo is a Guided Tour and a ticket to Iceland in a Box.

2.500 ISK

Packgage 1

Guided Tour + Iceland in a Box

Guided tour

Experience the award-winning architecture of Harpa and visit areas that are not open to the general public. Your guide will share some of Harpa’s secrets, stories of odd incidents and the struggles during the economic crisis. Learn how Icelandic nature, volcanoes and the Arctic light inspired the unique design and the amazing glass facade of the house – and photograph it from new intriguing angles; allowing you to explore the less visible brilliance of this world-renowned architectural masterpiece.

Iceland in a Box: A Visual Tour

The film, which is fifteen minutes long, presents Iceland in all its diversity. You fly through waterfalls, a marathon and a volcano even erupts.

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Package 2

Guided Tour + Dream to Reality

In this combo is a Guided Tour and From Dream to Reality documentary about Harpa

2.500 ISK.

Package 2

Guided Tour + Dream to Reality

Guided tour

Experience the award-winning architecture of Harpa and visit areas that are not open to the general public. Your guide will share some of Harpa’s secrets, stories of odd incidents and the struggles during the economic crisis. Learn how Icelandic nature, volcanoes and the Arctic light inspired the unique design and the amazing glass facade of the house – and photograph it from new intriguing angles; allowing you to explore the less visible brilliance of this world-renowned architectural masterpiece.

 

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Package 3

Guided Tour + Coffee & Cake

In this combo is a Guided Tour and Coffee & Cake at Bergmál Bistro.

2.650 ISK.

Package 3

Guided Tour + Coffee & Cake

Guided tour

Experience the award-winning architecture of Harpa and visit areas that are not open to the general public. Your guide will share some of Harpa’s secrets, stories of odd incidents and the struggles during the economic crisis. Learn how Icelandic nature, volcanoes and the Arctic light inspired the unique design and the amazing glass facade of the house – and photograph it from new intriguing angles; allowing you to explore the less visible brilliance of this world-renowned architectural masterpiece.

Coffee & Cake at Bergmál Bistro

Enjoy a piece of delicious cake and a coffee at Bergmál Bistro, Harpa’s ground floor restaurant, while taking in the views of the magnificent building and it’s surroundings.

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Package 4

Guided Tour + Reykjavik Classics

In this combo is a Guided Tour and a lunch concert with Reykjavík Classics.

3.950 ISK

Package 4

Guided Tour + Reykjavik Classics

Guided Tour

Experience the award-winning architecture of Harpa and visit areas that are not open to the general public. Your guide will share some of Harpa’s secrets, stories of odd incidents and the struggles during the economic crisis. Learn how Icelandic nature, volcanoes and the Arctic light inspired the unique design and the amazing glass facade of the house – and photograph it from new intriguing angles; allowing you to explore the less visible brilliance of this world-renowned architectural masterpiece.

Reykjavik Classics

Reykjavik Classics presents Icelandic Music and Classical Masterpieces in Eldborg Harpa

Every Day at 12:30-13:00 June 24th – August 11th and in Kaldalón hall August 12th-24th 2019

Artistic Director dr. Nína Margrét Grímsdóttir

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Package 5

Guided Tour + Tapas Lunch

In this combo is a Guided Tour and a Tapas lunch meal at Bergmál Bistro.

4.800 ISK.

Package 5

Guided Tour + Tapas Lunch

Guided tour

Experience the award-winning architecture of Harpa and visit areas that are not open to the general public. Your guide will share some of Harpa’s secrets, stories of odd incidents and the struggles during the economic crisis. Learn how Icelandic nature, volcanoes and the Arctic light inspired the unique design and the amazing glass facade of the house – and photograph it from new intriguing angles; allowing you to explore the less visible brilliance of this world-renowned architectural masterpiece.

Light meal at Bergmál Bistro

Enjoy a delicious meal at Harpa ground floor bistro, Bergmál, while taking in the views of the surroundings. You have a choice between three delicious tapas-type dishes:

2 grilled beef skewers
Teriyaki, nuts, scallion

2 chicken skewers
Blue cheese, honey nuts, aioli, scallion

Scallop on skewer
Orange, teriyaki, sesame seeds, scallion

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Package 6

Guided Tour + Dinner

In this combo is a Guided Tour and a Dinner with a drink at Kolabrautin restaurant.

5.550 ISK.

Package 6

Guided Tour + Dinner

Guided tour

Experience the award-winning architecture of Harpa and visit areas that are not open to the general public. Your guide will share some of Harpa’s secrets, stories of odd incidents and the struggles during the economic crisis. Learn how Icelandic nature, volcanoes and the Arctic light inspired the unique design and the amazing glass facade of the house – and photograph it from new intriguing angles; allowing you to explore the less visible brilliance of this world-renowned architectural masterpiece.

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Kolabrautin

Explore Icelandic produce served according to fine mediterranean tradition. Kolabrautin is a a-la-carte restaurant and bar with stunning views on the 4th level. Opening hours are Tuesday – Saturday from 17:30 and kitchen closes at 22:00.

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Included in this offer:

Flame cooked lobster pizza

Wine, beer or soda

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