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Extraordinary paintings

Churches are often quite traditional and conventional. These paintings are not. Remember to climb... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elina S
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Helsinki, Finland
taking pictures

Taking beautiful pictures with ancient sculpture, nice place to see local people at this meeting... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
kha0suay
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Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Thailand
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Tuomiokirkonkatu 12, Tampere 33100, Finland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Churches are often quite traditional and conventional. These paintings are not. Remember to climb to the 2nd floor and to take a look at the roof, too.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Elina S
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Taking beautiful pictures with ancient sculpture, nice place to see local people at this meeting point

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kha0suay
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This church has many paintings and murals by the Finnish painter Hugo Simberg. It is a quiet solemn place for meditation and observing art. It also houses classical concerts, check the timetables!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Doorsfan
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Really nice architecture both from inside and outside. Just make your way to the cathedral and experience it yourself!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joost N
Reviewed 18 November 2018

A wonderful Church with unique paintings and glass windows. An archtectural gem from the beginining of last century

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fromfinland2015
Reviewed 7 October 2018

It's very beautiful. I was amazed by the architecture and design. Definitely recommended. It's almost in the very city centre.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kate F
Reviewed 2 October 2018

There are nice and famous frescoes and many interesting details having an inspiration from Finland's nature.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kari_Tee70
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Tampere Cathedral is 111 years old architecture masterpiece, unique building, Finnish romantic nationalism. The paintings and frescos inside by Hugo Simberg are fantastic, something you don't see in churches so often.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SohviS6
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Nice murals inside, and interesting layout of the church. The architecture outside is also quite nice.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ana_L_23
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Beautiful on the outside but with a surprisingly modern interior. I loved the stained glass windows.

Date of experience: September 2018
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ChristineV1402
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Response from melchior1 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I can remember it was 10.00 to 17.00 but ceremonies or services could mean that this is adapted. We went there in the early afternoon at around 13.00.
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