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Masthuggskyrkan

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Address: 15 Storebackegatan, Gothenburg 413 18, Sweden (Formerly MASTHUGGSKYRKAN (Masthuggs Church))
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+46 31 731 92 30
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Great view of Gothenburg from the church!

Built in 1914 and standing at 60m high, this USA great spot to sit and soak in the sun while visiting tourist spots, seeing the fireworks on New Year's Eve or just a great view of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Monique A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Built in 1914 and standing at 60m high, this USA great spot to sit and soak in the sun while visiting tourist spots, seeing the fireworks on New Year's Eve or just a great view of the city. You can see Göta Alv and Mich more fr.o.m. Up there.

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Thank Monique A
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Most people going up the winding streets to this large church, doesn't enter it, but stay outside to watch the view of the city. On evenings in the summer and especially weekends, it's common to find students and other younger people partying and drinking here.

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Thank Mats B
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Not very easy to get there, on top of the hill, it will take you a while to walk up to it. Ill give you a hint. From the centre go see Oscar Fredriks Church first, then cut across through the back yard to Fjalgatan and follow the road to this church. The church doesnt offer much other than a... More 

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Kalmar, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

A church with an impressive story ( rumor has it the tower was filled with dynamites during the second world war, if the enemies would have come close enough the tower would have been blowed up) Takes some effort to walk up but easy to jump on the bus nr 60

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Thank Elisabeth S
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Good solid church on the hill typical of the time. Not elaborate like European construction. Not a good wet day walk tho.

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Thank Harry P
Göteborg
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Masthuggs churche is on the top of the hill - close to Järntorget. It is nice place for a break during spring and summer days. there is a wunderful view towards city from this place.

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Thank Andrea O
Ottawa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

It is the church that you can see from the shores of the river almost from everywhere in the city. The church..don't really worth a visit, but the views of the city and of the river valley are fabulous

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Thank thor2705
Gothenburg, Sweden
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The view from Masthuggskyrkan is very nice, but the church itself isn't worth visiting really. It's a nice enough church but nothing special.

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Thank satsumas11
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

The church is placed in a really nice viewpoint to all Gothenburg. Is is a historical monument well preserved. I really liked the exterior of the church (there are wooden doors in stone walls that give the place a medieval look). Interior is quiet, clean decorated and perfect for taking a break.

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Thank andrei_petrescu
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

A nice place to see a beatiful view of goteborg! The church has a old decoration and we can feel the christianity getting power through the ages! You should visit and take some pictures of the view! It's awesome!

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