Visiting Hallgrímskirkja

Opening hours

Valid from 1.October - 30 April

Church from 10 am - 5 pm.
Tower from 10 am - 4:30 pm.

Attention please: New lighting system
Due to installation of a new lighting system in Hallgrímskirkja church, there will be limited opening into the nave of the churtch on the following days:  Monday, August 29th. up to and including Friday 2nd. of September (approx).

The tower, the church shop and the foyer of the church will remain open (10 am to 7:30 pm.)

Tower tickets 

Adults: Ikr 1200
Children: 7-16 : Ikr 200

Discount for seniors (+67), disabled and students:  Ikr 1000

Restrooms (wc) only open during religous services, concerts and other events in the church.  

Kindly observe restrictions and timing for sightseeing of the church and opening of the tower during religous services and other events such as concerts, funerals and weddings. 

Regular religous services and events in Hallgrímskirkja  

Please note: Sightseeing of the church is not possible during religous services and event's.  The Church is then only open for those attending the services.

Sundays: 11 am. - 12:15 pm. Service/mass. Tower is closed from 10:30 am. to 12:15 pm. 
Service in English on the last Sunday every month. 14:00 - 15:00. Tower is open. 
Mondays: 12 pm. - 12:15 pm. Prayer in the chapel.  
Wednesdays: 10 am. - 10:45 am. Morning service/mass. Tower is open
Thursdays: 12 pm. - 12: 30 pm. Meditation and organ music. Tower is open.

Evening church: 8 pm. - 10 pm. - Please note: Tower is closed 
2022: Last Thursday every month from September -  April ( Evening church in December the 22nd December).

Organ concerts at 12 pm. first Saturday of every month from October to June. Tickets sold in the church shop and on

View from the tower