Lækjartorg is a square in downtown , . It is located in Kvosin south of Reykjavík Harbor, where Bankastræti, Lækjargata and Austurstræti meet. Reykjavík District Court faces the square.

Notable Places in the Area

, located in , Iceland, houses the world's largest display of penises and penile parts. is situated 110 metres north of Lækjartorg. Photo: ThomasWF, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Government building
Alþingishúsið is a classical 19th century structure which stands by in central , . is situated 210 metres southwest of Lækjartorg. Photo: Cicero85, CC BY 2.5.

The National Theatre of Iceland in , is the national theatre of Iceland. is situated 250 metres east of Lækjartorg. Photo: Jóhann Heiðar Árnason, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, formerly Þjóðmenningarhúsið, is an exhibition space in , Iceland, which houses an exhibition, Points of View, drawn from various national museums and other cultural institutions. is situated 200 metres east of Lækjartorg. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the capital of and largest city in and with an urban area population of around 233,000, it is the home to two-thirds of Iceland's population. Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

is a town in that is the country's second largest municipality by population. Photo: Axel Kristinsson, CC BY 2.0.

is a multi-purpose stadium in , . is situated 8 km south of Lækjartorg. Photo: SergejPassau, CC BY-SA 4.0.


64.1475° or 64° 8' 50.9" north
-21.9362° or 21° 56' 10.4" west
Open Location Code
18 metres (59 feet)
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node 1619587257
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  • Icelandic: Lækjartorg
  • Laekjartorg

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