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Mariakyrkan

Olofsgatan 4, Sigtuna 193 30, Sweden
+46 8 592 504 54
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One is the oldest in Sweden

Being built in the mid-13th century, this church is one of the oldest brick buildings in the Lake... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
SmileyKay
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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Beautiful old church

Besides the waterfront, this is probably the nicest place to visit in Sigtuna. The church is... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Ricmar60
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14 Sep 2017
“One is the oldest in Sweden”
3 Aug 2017
“Beautiful old church”
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Olofsgatan 4, Sigtuna 193 30, Sweden
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Being built in the mid-13th century, this church is one of the oldest brick buildings in the Lake Mälaren valley. Go inside for a few moments as it is as beautiful in the inside as it is on the outside.

Thank SmileyKay
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Besides the waterfront, this is probably the nicest place to visit in Sigtuna. The church is constructed from brick. The stained glass, woodcarvings, and ceilings are beautiful. Free admission.

Thank Ricmar60
Reviewed 22 July 2017

This old church sits beside the ruins of St. Olofs and is still in use. It was originally a Roman Catholic church but became a Lutheran church after the reformation. Apparently the local bishop met Martin Luther and converted. Interestingly, they still have a crucifix...More

Thank CFofLL
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Oldest church in Sweden, notice how tilted are the walls! The graveyard also deserves a visit! The church is not always open.

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

This is a well preserved piece of history. The inside of the church has many fresco which are well looked after. You need to spend some time here and relax in the peace that this church provides. The grounds are in excellent condition and a...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Very warm place, both for body and heart. We were lucky to hear, how organ is practiced before concert. Sounds very good and room has good aquistics.

Thank Uku S
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The church was erected as a part of a Dominican monastery 1237. It is the first church in Sweden at that time built in brick. It is a fantastic church with extraordinary acoustics. It is a most if you visit the first capital of Sweden

Thank arthur237
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

It is not the oldest church on the premises but it is the most functional though it is built in the 1700th century. Go inside and hsve a look and then move on to the ruins of the old church 50 metres away

Thank Birgitta-Kenneth
Reviewed 10 September 2016

A typical Swedish village church next to the ruins of an older church. A visit takes only 10 or 15 minutes, but you get an impression of the atmosphere.

Thank Carlavd
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