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Hljóðhimnar children and family space

Hljóðhimnar is a place for children and their families to discover the magical world of sound and tones. 

In Hljóðhimnar you can sit in the positions of the conductor of the Iceland Symphony Orchestra, snuggle up to the lullabies and songs of the Icelandic Opera, look into Maximús Músíkús mouseholes, sail around the oceans of music with the Reyk­javik Big Band and so much more. Hljóðhimnar is the heart of children's culture in Harpa. Further information.

About Harpa

Shop and Restaurants in Harpa

Harpa is a cultural and social centre in the very heart of the city where guests can enjoy a variety of events, restaurants, and more. Please give yourself plenty of time, enjoy a meal or a drink before an event.

Host your event at Harpa

Harpa has received numerous awards, both for its architecture and as a concert and conference centre. The venue offers one of the best facilities in Northern Europe, situated by the picturesque Reykjavík harbour in the city centre everything you need is within reach.

Harpa Residents

Harpa´s residents, Iceland Symphony Orchestra, The Icelandic Opera and Reykjavik Big Band nourish the halls with endless music. The smallest resident, Maximus Musikus who also has a permanent residence in Harpa is involved in organizing various events for children all year round.

News /

All the latest

7th May 2022

Himinglæva inaugurated at Harpa square.

Artwork by Elín Hansdóttir.

12th April 2022

CameraPark in Harpa´s Car Park

licence plate recognition

11th April 2022

Harpa's birthday song won Lúðurinn

at the Icelandic Advertising Award