November 20, 2010
The Church of HallgrÃmur (ReykjavÃk, Iceland)
The HallgrÃmskirkja (literally, the church of HallgrÃmur ) is a Lutheran parish church located in ReykjavÃk , Iceland . At 74.5 meters (244 ft), it is the fourth tallest architectural structure in Iceland. The church is named after the Icelandic poet and clergyman HallgrÃmur PÃ©tursson (1614 to 1674), author of the Passion Hymns. State architect design of the church was commissioned in 1937; it took 38 years old to build it.
http://www.tripwolf .com/en/guide/ show/14763/ Iceland/Reykjavi k/Hallgrimskirkj a-Church