Reykjavik: Sun Voyager – Sculpture resembling a Viking ship

Sun Voyager - Sculpture resembling a Viking ship in Reykjavik, Iceland

Sun Voyager – Model Viking ship

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Sun Voyager
Located on the shoreline of Reykjavik, Iceland, this beautiful sculpture resembling a Viking ship is called the Sun Voyager (Solfar).

Sculpted by Jón Gunnar Árnason of Iceland, it won the competition held in 1986 to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the founding of Reykjavik. It was placed in the current location in 1989.

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