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Vaxjo Cathedral

Linnegatan, Vaxjo, Sweden
+46 470 296 80
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A strange cathedral with two towers, but it fascinates. Inside, many installations of glass... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
Илона Р
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Well worth a look

This is a very stylish church with some lovely glass features. There is a lovely cafe in the... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
nelly071
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“tree of life” (3 reviews)
“two towers” (2 reviews)
“modern glass” (2 reviews)
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Linnegatan, Vaxjo, Sweden
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+46 470 296 80
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

A strange cathedral with two towers, but it fascinates. Inside, many installations of glass. Entrance -  free. Be sure to visit.

Thank Илона Р
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This is a very stylish church with some lovely glass features. There is a lovely cafe in the adjacent building. Large car park to the rear.

Thank nelly071
Reviewed 28 July 2017

As we walked in, the organist was playing. Lovely acoustics! There are 3 organs there, There are three pipe organs!When you first enter, you are struck by how plain the white walls are. Once you focus in, you see that there are exquisite glass sculptures...More

Thank Pamwiltravel
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The exterior is more impressive than the interior. There was no guidance on what was sidnificant inside. You can wander around inside and look.

Thank EDian831
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We had a brief drop at Växjö cathedral while passing nearby. The cathedral was under renovation, so not much chance to see the outside. However, the inside is splendid with a fantastic altar and other artifacts made of glass. Recommended.

Thank Guillaume R
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We have attended a couple services at this church and it is a beautiful church with a well organized service. Below is a view of the church a block away with glasswork that resembles work at the alter of the church.

Thank KarlyleZen
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Lovely to see a Lutheran cathedral after seeing so many Catholic ones in southern Europe. This one had great contemporary arts projects throughout it, with secular themes about the earth, environment, and peace. Very nice place.

Thank S Brent P
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Off course you would expect fine glass things in Southern Smaaland´s, and that´s you get. Definitely worthwhile if in the neighborhood.

Thank ch6006hc
Reviewed 12 October 2016

An impressing building with minimalistic interior and initially build nearly thousand years ago, burnt and renovated several times.

Thank SteenBoes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

There was not a lot of information in English, but we gathered that this beautiful cathedral has been modernized over the years. It dominates the skyline with its graceful twin towers. Inside, it feels light and airy. The main altar is beautifully made of glass,...More

Thank tallpinesCO
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