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Interesting Bell Tune

I visited the Cathedral a couple of times on my visit. Both times (once at 10:00am (I think) and... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
HellyWelly93
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Pretty modern church

The best thing about this cathedral is the location in the lovely old part of Torshavn. The... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
rickyspa1
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London, United Kingdom
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All reviews hanging from the ceiling clock tower pretty church main attractions attractive building painted white scandinavian design centre of town worth a visit government buildings bell torshavn simple capital hill ships landmark
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Walking around town you will probably find the cathedral. I only managed to see it from outside as it was closed every time I walked by.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank manuromero
Reviewed 7 October 2018

I visited the Cathedral a couple of times on my visit. Both times (once at 10:00am (I think) and once at 6:00pm) the bells were chiming and they also do a tune afterwards which was great to hear. The church was closed so I didn’t...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Very pretty on the outside, a good location with a good view, but we tried twice during the posted opening hours to visit and found it locked and deserted both times.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Tried to visit September 19th. The sign said that it should be open from 2-6pm. Wasn't. Looks great from the outside though.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The best thing about this cathedral is the location in the lovely old part of Torshavn. The cathedral itself is very pretty but small and pretty. If you are around worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

Visiting Torshavn Cathedral you will not only visit a beautiful old church but you will also have the option to either pray in peace or to just sit and think for your self. The Cathedral is a place for thoughtfulness!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

A beautiful and intimate cathedral. Elaborately decorated with a clock tower bell, chime, that plays an elegant tuneful arrangement at midday and six pm.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Beautiful old wooden cathedral in central Torshavn. You can hear its delicate clock chimes all over town. Warm and bright on the inside, the painted pews give the feeling you’re on an old tram, and models of ships hang between the light fittings. Compact and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank E K
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

A pretty church in the old part of town. It's a short walk from the government buildings in Tinganes. Definitely worth a look.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Con53
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Just a delightful church which was open when we were there which hasn't been our experience as we traveled around the Faroe Islands. It's a simple Scandinavian design with 3 small Viking type ship hanging from the ceiling which is normal for the Faroe islands....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Jan D
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I believe you are referring to Bergen in Norway. Torshavn is in the Faroe Islands. There is presently no ferry service between the two locations. If you are referring to Bordoy, an island in the Faroes, getting to... More
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