Egilshöll

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Egilshöllin
LocationReykjavík, Iceland
Coordinates64°08′49″N 21°46′10″W / 64.14694°N 21.76944°W / 64.14694; -21.76944
Capacity2,000 (football)
250 (ice skating)
Tenants
Skautafélagið Björninn (ice skating)
Skotfélag Reykjavíkur (shooting sport)
Website
egilshollin.is

Egilshöll is a multi-purpose sports facility in Reykjavík, Iceland. It features three football pitches, an ice rink, an arena, shooting range and tennis courts. On the second floor it also has a cinema.

Concerts[edit]

Egilshöllin has also been used as a music venue hosting numerous events of the Iceland Symphony Orchestra amongst others.

Performer Date Attendance Ref
Metallica 4 July 2004 18,000 [1][2]
Plácido Domingo 14 March 2005 5,000 [3][4]
Iron Maiden 7 June 2005 10,000 [5][6]
Duran Duran 30 June 2005 11,000 [7][8]
Foo Fighters 5 July 2006 n/a [9][10]
Queens of The Stone Age 5 July 2006 n/a [11]
Roger Waters 12 June 2006 15,000 [12][13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ [2]
  3. ^ http://www.visir.is/domingo-til-islands/article/2004411260377
  4. ^ http://www.mbl.is/frettir/innlent/2004/11/26/placido_domingo_a_tonleikum_i_egilsholl_i_mars/
  5. ^ http://www.visir.is/iron-maiden-til-islands/article/2005501300359
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-04-13. Retrieved 2012-01-20.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  7. ^ http://www.visir.is/duran-duran-tryllti-lydinn/article/2005507010311
  8. ^ http://www.mbl.is/greinasafn/grein/1025009/
  9. ^ http://www.visir.is/foo-fighters-a-islandi/article/2005507040389
  10. ^ http://mbl.is/greinasafn/grein/1009889/
  11. ^ http://mbl.is/greinasafn/grein/1009889/
  12. ^ http://www.visir.is/vill-ekki-verda-steinn-i-veggnum/article/200660619038
  13. ^ http://www.mbl.is/greinasafn/grein/1087908/

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 64°08′49″N 21°46′10″W / 64.14694°N 21.76944°W / 64.14694; -21.76944