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The most beautiful church

This church is a must to see when you go to Rauma. It is located near Kanaali which is a river... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Burnaby, Canada
Historic church that still has service

This may be the only church in the old city that still has services. Beautiful pews and painting... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
Nashville, Tennessee
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Kirkkokatu 2, Rauma 26100, Finland
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

This church is a must to see when you go to Rauma. It is located near Kanaali which is a river going thrue Rauma. The church has lots of history and is available for the tourist to get in.

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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

This may be the only church in the old city that still has services. Beautiful pews and painting. Don’t miss the statue inside of the last sitting in the pews with an open hymnal.

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Reviewed July 26, 2018

Visited the Church of the Holy Cross also while in Rauma old town. It looks really nice outside and is very nice indoors. We were there aroudn 6pm and the doors were still open so we got indoors. We took a quick look because we...More

Thank niinan2
Reviewed July 22, 2018

This church was initially hard to find. We knew we were looking for an old church but they have made the mistake(?) of having the date of its re-roofing displayed dominantly in the roof. All very confusing Externally the church does not look particularly special:...More

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

I attending the English service held once a month and it was great, a small but very friendly congregation and nice to be able to worship in such a beutiful building.

Thank Heather H
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place in a really nice location with an interesting history, but don’t go there with small kids - they get bored very quickly :)

Thank Linda S
Reviewed August 18, 2017

this is THE church in Rauma...full of history. It seems to be a kind of center of town life. Definitely worth a look....

Thank fozjon
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Typical old medieval church, with stone wall around the church, small park and wooden interior design. Not too many tourist visit the church today, so it's very nice to feel the ambiance and the warm silence of the church. If you believe, take some time...More

Thank chinesed0ll
Reviewed June 24, 2017

Very beautiful cute mediveal church full of history. This is one of the oldest in whole Finland. Decoration is impressive and athmosphere is peaceful. Highly recommended if churches are in interesting for you!

Thank Ispe111
Reviewed June 18, 2017

This church is certainly one of the more monumental historical buildings in Rauma, a town better known for its quaint timber architecture. It is set across a beautiful little stream from the rest of the Old Town, the banks of which are covered with ferns...More

Thank Raymond W
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