City Sightseeing and the arts & culture

Kjarvalsstaðir is mainly devoted to paintings and sculpture by well established Icelandic and international artists. It offers a permanent exhibition of key works by one of Iceland’s most beloved landscape painters, Jóhannes S. Kjarval (1885–1972),

„Johannes S. Kjarval holds a special place in Icelandic art history and culture as one of the most highly regarded artist of the nation.“
Tel: 515 2700

A guided visit to the Árbær Open Air Museum where more than 20 buildings form a town square, a village and a farm.

From there we visit Kjarvalsstadir that houses the works of one of Iceland’s most influential and recognised artists, Jóhannes S. Kjarval from there we visit Ásmundur Sveinsson Sculpture Museum the former home and workshop of the sculptor Ásmundur Sveinsson.

After that we visit 871 ±2 The Settlement Exhibition In 2001archaeological remains were excavated, which turned out to be the oldest relics of human habitation in Reykjavík. From the settlement Exhibition we will head to Hafnarhús located downtown by the old harbour and houses the permanent collection of the works of Erró, one of Europe’s most notable pop artists.

After the cultural and art vistis we head to Restaurant Reykjavik where we enjoy a Danish Lunch Buffet in the spirits of the old King of Iceland.


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