Rovaniemi main church is, I'd say, typical Finnish church. There is no gold and clitter. It is very basic in decoration, but as such touching. The altar fresco is beautiful.
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It is a big and spacious church. Looking at the bright interior one ponders about its history. In the past it had been burnt down and where we stood was a rebuilt and new church.
A breathtaking frescoe is the first thing you notice as you enter the church. We came early in the morning, around 9.30am was and we were able to enjoy the Church uninterrupted. The young girl at the information desk kindly offered to give us some...More
Small beautiful church with a huge organ!! The atmosphere inside the chirch is very serene, a place to take a deep breath and rest in your mind.
The church is located just at the edge of the town at an intersection and cannot be missed .It is a Lutheran Church and also has a memorial to the people who were forced out of Rovaniemi when the Germans landed here and made it...More
That about says it all. Nice enough and interesting, but just a local church in the end. Has a bit if a history.
The church may not attract you form outside but once you are there, the beautiful fresco will just amaze you. I went in there all by myself and two ladies were kind enough to escort me even when the church was closed for the day....More
Sadly closed when we got there, a local playgroup was running inside. We couldn't find out the opening times. A nice walk along the river to get there .