The Culture House / Safnah˙si
Erected by National Museum of Iceland.
Location. 64° 8.833′ N, 21° 55.933′ W. Marker is in Reykjavik, Capital Region H÷fuborgarsvŠi. Marker is at the intersection of Hverfisgata and IngˇlfsstrŠti, on the right when traveling west on Hverfisgata. Touch for map
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. Gunnlaugur ClŠssen (within shouting distance of this marker); Arnarhˇll Arnarhˇlstrair (within shouting distance of this marker); Laugavegur (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Bankastraeti 10 (about 90 meters away); Ingˇlfur Arnarson (about 120 meters away); Laugavegur 15 (about 150 meters away); ForsŠtisrßuneyti / Prime Minister's Office (about 150 meters away); BakarÝi / Bakery (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Reykjavik.
Also see . . . about the culture house (Culture House). "The Culture House was built in 1906 – 1908 to house the National Library and National Archives of Iceland and was opened to the public in 1909. Initially the National Museum and the Icelandic Museum of Natural History were located in the building and the house was soon dubbed the Culture House although that was not the formal name...." (Submitted on June 2, 2018.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 2, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 2, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.