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Doesn't open very early

When we walked into Skagen from our cruise ship the church wasn't open but thankfully it was on the... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Wendy H
Gosport, United Kingdom
Nice little structure

Stopped by while strolling the streets. Lovely little structure that really has a lot of history to... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Columbia, South Carolina
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Vestre Strandvej 24, Skagen 9990, Denmark
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

When we walked into Skagen from our cruise ship the church wasn't open but thankfully it was on the way back but entrance is at the side not through the meeting rooms downstairs. This is a most charming colourful church not grand just simply beautiful...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Stopped by while strolling the streets. Lovely little structure that really has a lot of history to it. Makes a nice picture as it shows the lovely architecture in this charming town

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 6 July 2018

our group of 28 topped by while on our short tour of Skagen, which we found out is pronounced Skaen, no G. This spot is visible from the water and invites sailors coming into Skagen to have a place to worship close to their ship....More

Thank garywing
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Worth taking a short stroll to look out this beautiful little working church. Constructed for the use of all seamen who pass through this quaint little town. Basic but functional interior.

Thank allanriley9
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We almost missed this church, set up to cater to the needs of sailors in this very sea-going town. It still does this today by providing reading material in a wide range of languages and internet access for visiting seamen. There is also refreshments available...More

Thank HafodBlueMountains
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Standing on a little elevation by the side of Vestre Strandvey the Swedish seamen’s church, with its whitewashed walls and red tiled roof, is a truly delightful sight. It was erected in 1925 under the supervision of Danish architect Ulrik Plesner according to plans by...More

Thank Trainbleu
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The home page told us (and several others) that the Sunday Service would start at 11. When we all arrived it just finished. We were a bit disappointed, but the female deacon told us that she would tell us about the church instead if we...More

Thank AroundTheWorld000
Reviewed 4 September 2015

i had been to early but the the prister just came and opened the door for me and showed me around.very nice church with some top ship models.the whole place has a warm feeling

Thank wolfgang3633
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We came across this small Church whilst exploring Skagen. It is in the old part of the town (port area) and is dedicated to the local fishermen. It is is very simply furnished and has models of Danish ships hanging from the ceilings. Worth calling...More

1  Thank GillyB57
Reviewed 22 June 2015

This is a beautiful small church just across from the harbor, with a nice cafe on the ground floor. It is run by volunteers, and the priest who was there the day of our visit took time to explain the significance of the church, the...More

Thank justinenv
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