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Espoon Vanha Kirkko

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Summer night with opera arias

Ohlala, an old church in a hot summmer night with a super talented tenor singing arias..amazing. It... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
352kw10
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Helsinki, Finland
A middle age church with interesting wall paintings and friendly guide

The middle age wall paintings have very many interesting stories to tell. There was a guide who... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2018
Veronica V
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Helsinki, Finland
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4 weeks ago
“Summer night with opera arias”
3 Jul 2018
“A middle age church with interesting wall paintings and friendly guide”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ohlala, an old church in a hot summmer night with a super talented tenor singing arias..amazing. It is so special and nice, really unique experiences those few days per a year to enjoy

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Reviewed July 3, 2018

The middle age wall paintings have very many interesting stories to tell. There was a guide who could answer all our quiestions and tell for example about the famous "Shoe Ella" for whom even the devil was afraid. This is a very peaceful place to...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

What can I say. Do I have personal relation with the church? Yes. Do I feel good about the church because it is my family church? Yes. Should I not evaluate it? No, I should evaluate it. This is a wonderful church full of history.

1  Thank Timo N
Reviewed March 21, 2017

I don't go to churches that often. This one I visited as my kid's school Christmas mass was held here. As a church it's pretty basic, traditional one I think.

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Reviewed February 13, 2017

Beautiful place and very quiet church. Most beautiful area during the summer, but with snow in the winter worth seeing as well.

1  Thank Riitta S
Reviewed December 19, 2016

It was originally built on a sea shore but land rising has lifted it up far, far away from the sea. A good example of once upon a time built roman catholic churches in Finland But the times changed. Nowadays, after the reformation, it is...More

Thank SimoP212
Reviewed December 19, 2016

The Espoo Cathedral is a medieval stone church. The oldest parts of the church were completed in the 1480s The cathedral is located in the district of Espoon keskus, near the Espoonjoki river. The cathedral grounds include a graveyard, a vicarage. The church hosts various...More

1  Thank Irmeli W
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

If you like to see old churches or perhaps just enjoy the silence this might be a place for you. Old rock walls and long wooden bench. Nothing fancy but typical old Church close to Helsinki. Easy to access (1 km walk) from Espoo center...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2016

Beautiful, centuries old stone church. Worth the visit if you are in the area anyways. Nice location with good public commute.

Thank JP M
Reviewed October 6, 2016

This is a charming old church located in the center of Espoo, The church is beautiful and simple at the same time.

Thank Jouni K
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