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Tornio Church

Seminaarinkatu, Tornio 95400, Finland
+358 40 5568676
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The oldest wooden church still in use in Finnish Lapland.

The first church of Tornio was built in 1647. But it hit by a lightning and burned down to the ash... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
VadimM67
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Murmansk, Russia
Nothing extraordinary but is nice

It was closed so we could just see it from outside and that was not that impressive after having... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
asanz94
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Oulu, Finland
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4 days ago
“The oldest wooden church still in use in Finnish Lapland.”
24 Feb 2018
“Nothing extraordinary but is nice”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Seminaarinkatu, Tornio 95400, Finland
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+358 40 5568676
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The first church of Tornio was built in 1647. But it hit by a lightning and burned down to the ash in 1682. The building of the present church located was started in 1684 near the previous place. It dedicated to Hedvig Elenora, Queen of...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

It was closed so we could just see it from outside and that was not that impressive after having seen other churches with the same style.

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Reviewed 24 September 2015

A nice Church consisting of two buildings and a small picturesque cemetry nearby. A nice walk and rest. I recommend also to visit a former water tower which is located nearby - there is a beautiful view on Tornio and Haparanda from the above. Upstairs...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2015

One of few monuments in Tornio, this church is more than 300 years old. It's wooden, painted in white and has a soaring tower. Inside you'll find some nice old paintings on the walls. The church is surrounded by a cemetery. Entrance is free.

Thank KrisD_pl
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