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Kópavogskirkja is the oldest church in Kópavogur. It is located on the hill Borgarholt and offers a great view over Kópavogur, Reykjavík and surrounding area.

Work on it began in 1958 and it was opened on December 16, 1963, its architecture is unusual, it is the cross section of two wide arches. Its profile is prominent in the Kópavogur town seal, it is modernist.[1]


  1. ^ Nugent, Addison. "Iceland's extraordinary, futuristic churches". Retrieved 2018-07-15.

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Coordinates: 64°06′44″N 21°54′48″W / 64.11222°N 21.91333°W / 64.11222; -21.91333