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Address: Kirkkotori, Porvoo 06100, Finland
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Nice small church

The building made out of cement and wood was quite unique and beautiful, I liked a lot of details of the building at the first sight. A small ship was hang from the cieling

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building made out of cement and wood was quite unique and beautiful, I liked a lot of details of the building at the first sight. A small ship was hang from the cieling

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Daugavpils, Latvia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

If you are interested in unique architecture-a must see :) beautiful interior, located in the Old town among beautiful wooden houses :)

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The walls date back to the 13th century and the structure dates to the 15th century. It sits atop the hill and is visible from most parts of Old Town and from across the river. It became a Cathedral in 1723. It was destroyed by the Danish and Russian forces during historic conflicts and more recently by arson in 2006.... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This church is worth visiting, especially if you are interested in unique architecture. Architecture in Scandinavia is refreshingly different from that found in other parts of Europe.

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Tenbury Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

A beautiful church which apparently has burnt down a few times over the years (the most recent time in 2006 a teenager set fire to it and it took a few years and a lot of money to rebuild.) When we went there was a national tv crew getting ready to film a mass in Swedish and although the church... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

About 500 years old protestant stone church. Some nice paintings and pulpit. Relaxing feeling and enviroment.

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Espoo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

As X-mas is comming, this is a superb place to have the x-mas messe at night Its very beautyfull at night, with all the lights, and if your lucky even with some white snow From inside very warm athmosphäre..

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Edgewater, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Make sure you stop to see this beautiful church. Very intricate carvings inside and a lot of history.

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Boliden, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Unfortunately, it was already closed when I arrived. But even the outside, it is totally worth a visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Just a nice building on the top of the city. That morning someone was playing the organ and it created a great calm atmosphere.

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