Resmo Church was built in the early 11th century and it is one of the oldest still used church in Sweden. The apsis, nave and western tower date from the original church. Wooden arches and the sacristy were added in the 18th century. There were originally two towers, but the eastern one was demolished in 1826.

There are some frescoes remaining from the late 12th century. The interior originate mainly from the 18th century.

References:
  • Marianne Mehling et al. Knaurs Kulturführer in Farbe. Schweden. München 1987.
  • Wikipedia

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Founded: 11th century
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Viking Age (Sweden)

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