Havnbjerg Church

Nordborg, Denmark

Havnbjerg Church is a 12th century Romanesque stone church. Tower and spire date from 1857. The bells date from 1370 and 1920. The altarpiece is a painting by C.W.Eckersberg. In the wall of the choir is a so-called piscina - a basin designed for liturgical handwashing. The pulpit is late Renaissance and the baptismal font has a Romanesque top. The organ has 20 stops. The churchyard has soldiers' graves from 1848 and 1864 as well as a monument to those killed in World War I.

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Founded: 12th century
Category: Religious sites in Denmark
Historical period: The First Kingdom (Denmark)

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Sten Herbst (2 months ago)
Fin kirke på nordals
anna hansen (6 months ago)
Nice and well maintained
Søren Lindgaard (9 months ago)
Beautiful high-lying church, magnificent views.
Åse Johannsen (2 years ago)
So great
Jens Erik Eriksen (2 years ago)
We were there solely to see Bitten and Mads Clausen's grave, and it was very interesting
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