Austurvöllur

Austurvöllur

Iceland’s best know public square, Austurvöllur in the centre of Reykjavík. Alþing, the Reykjavík Cathedral and Hótel Borg.

Austurvöllur is a public square and popular gathering place in the centre of Reykjavík. Surrounding the square are Alþing, the Parliament of Iceland as well as Dómkirkjan, the Reykjavík Cathedral. In the center of the square stands a statue of Jón Sigurðsson, a leader of Iceland’s independence movement.