Reykjavík has an array of museums and galleries open year-round, which vary from displays of national history treasures to small galleries exhibiting contemporary work by local artist. The city also boasts an impressive literary heritage and is immensely proud of its wealth of talented poets and authors.
Step off the pavements and explore paradise - all within Reykjavík city limits! Taking a break from culture and civilization is a must for residents of Reykjavík and with such a healthy number of beautiful parks and gardens, an area of green respite is never too far away.
Over the past few decades an extensive film industry possessing a full range of know-how and experience has been built in Reykjavik. A thriving and ever-growing film and commercial scene has produced a rich pool of professionals in all areas of film-making, production and event management.
Reykjavík has long been a city surrounded by music. With internationally esteemed artists, bands and composers who have all had their part in providing unlimited opportunities to enjoy live music in Reykjavík. All tastes can be catered to during the city’s annual pop, indie, electronica and rock festivals.
Weither you visit Reykjavík in the summer, when you can bathe in the midnight sun or in the midst of the darkest winter when the Northern Lights illuminates the the sky, Reykjavík truly is the city that never sleeps. The city is colorful and lively yet peaceful and calm, so every explorer are sure to find activities that suit their state of mind.