The Nordic House, an icon of aesthetics, is a cultural institution and an architectural gem situated in Vatsmýrin, only a 10-minute walk from the Reykjavík city center.
Here is an idea how to enjoy The Nordic House (2 hours)
- Audio tour. Start your visit at The Nordic House by taking an audio tour of the house. The tour is free and available at the reception.
- Exhibition. After a being inspired by the history and architecture of the Nordic House, visit the exhibition rooms on the lower floor.
- Check out the event calendar.
The Nordic House organizes a diverse program of cultural events and exhibitions and is a venue for front row activities in the Icelandic cultural calendar. The house is designed by acclaimed Finnish modernist architect Alvar Aalto (1898-1976). The house features most of Aalto’s signature traits and is furnished by his beautiful design. Visit The Nordic House and enjoy a unique library, a zero waste cafe MATR, a shop with Nordic design, concert- and exhibition halls showing rich seam of art, culture and design.
A full event and ticketing service can be found at www.nordichouse.is
For a complete list of events, visit The Nordic House's event calendar.