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One of the oldest buildings in Norway in daily use

This church is steeped in history and is still frequently used as a parish church and concert... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
tcontour2015
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Stjordal, Norway
Vaernes Church

Nice, old Church. This is the oldest Church in the region. Nice atmosphere and an OK organ... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
Oddny H
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4 Jan 2018
“One of the oldest buildings in Norway in daily use”
2 Nov 2017
“Vaernes Church”
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The oldest building in Stjordal is also the most stately one. In the whole of Norway there is hardly another building of the same age that still is in use. When the foundation stone was laid, the Norwegian Viking Era was still in full bloom. More...more
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Kirkevegen, Stjordal 7500, Norway
+47 74 82 70 21
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

This church is steeped in history and is still frequently used as a parish church and concert venue. A guided visit is recommended

Thank tcontour2015
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Nice, old Church. This is the oldest Church in the region. Nice atmosphere and an OK organ. Recommend!

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Reviewed 22 July 2015

We had a great trip to Vaernes church, with a wonderful guide who told us of the building, some of the history of the doors, the "weapon room", the pulpit and the beautiful 1639 wooden backdrop in the chancel. We also were able to climb...More

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