iron-icon | Vaadin

Element that displays a single icon

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The iron-icon element displays an icon. By default an icon renders as a 24px square.

See: Documentation, Demo.



npm install --save @polymer/iron-icon

In an HTML file

    <script type="module">
      import '@polymer/iron-icon/iron-icon.js';
    <iron-icon src="demo/location.png"></iron-icon>

    <!-- You can use an icon from an imported iconset. -->
    <script type="module">
      import '@polymer/iron-icons/iron-icons.js';
    <iron-icon icon="search"></iron-icon>

In a Polymer 3 element

import {PolymerElement} from '@polymer/polymer/polymer-element.js';
import {html} from '@polymer/polymer/lib/utils/html-tag.js';

import '@polymer/iron-icon/iron-icon.js';

class ExampleElement extends PolymerElement {
  static get template() {
    return html`
      <iron-icon src="demo/location.png"></iron-icon>

customElements.define('example-element', ExampleElement);


If you want to send a PR to this element, here are the instructions for running the tests and demo locally:


git clone
cd iron-icon
npm install
npm install -g polymer-cli

Running the demo locally

polymer serve --npm

Running the tests

polymer test --npm


Link to this version
ImportedReleased 14 September 2018BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
Framework Support
Polymer 1.0+
Polymer 3.0+
Also supported:
Polymer 2 (2.1.0)
Browser Compatibility
Install with
npm install @polymer/iron-icon"@3.0.1"
Run the above npm command in your project folder. If you have any issues installing, please contact the author.
Release notes - Version 3.0.1


  • @polymer/iron-flex-layout#^3.0.0-pre.26
  • @polymer/iron-meta#^3.0.0-pre.26
  • @polymer/polymer#^3.0.0