harpa concert hall

Take a guided tour of the magnificent Harpa concert hall in the city center of Reykjavik.

Experience the magnificent Harpa concert hall from behind the scenes. On this guided tour you get access to areas that are usually only open to performers, stand in the footsteps of the stars where they prepare before going on. Get yourself pictured standing on the grand stage of Harpa – Eldborg. The guide will share with you some of Harpa’s secrets, stories of odd incidents and the struggles during the economic crisis, as well as the dynamic atmosphere back stage during performances. You will learn how Icelandic nature, volcanoes and the Arctic light inspired the unique architecture and the amazing glass facade of the house – and be able to photograph it from new intriguing angles. This will be a stimulating journey exploring the less visible brilliance of this rewarded architectural masterpiece.

The Harpa concert hall guided tour is fully accessible for wheelchair users and customers with mobility issues. In addition, if requested in advance, we are able to provide a wheelchair service for any customers who wish to use it.

Disclaimer: It can happen that some of our halls are off limits due to events in progress or events in planning

Follow your guided tour of Harpa concert hall with a unique event:

Duration: 45 minutes
Operation: All year
Start time:
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Good to know before the tour:

Stops will be made where you can purchase lunch

Jeans are not suitable clothing; water proof jacket and shoes and a warm sweater are recommended

You can expect any kind of weather in Iceland, and travel to the glacier area may be cancelled with short notice due to weather. Your safety is our number one priority!

This tour can change depending on weather conditions, so this tour needs to be flexible. We are concerned about your safety. 

Get ready for the action and don’t forget your camera!