Stora Kopparberg Church

Falun, Sweden

Stora Kopparberg Church was built in the late 1400s and it is the oldest building in Falun. The star-shaped arches are an interesting architectural detail. The church has also a high tower with a dramatic spire. The triumph crucifix, Madonna sculpture and pietá date from the 15th century. The pulpit was made in 1618.

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

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Founded: 15th century
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Kalmar Union (Sweden)

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Peter Hallberg (6 months ago)
Despite info on the Internet and a sign outside the church that it would be open on Tuesdays, it was CLOSED
Maria Dahl (6 months ago)
Beautiful church
Emanuele Palomba (8 months ago)
Really beautiful church in Falun. I recommend it
algirdas bagdonas (9 months ago)
Expensive....
Spögubb Torbjörn Larsson (3 years ago)
It is a nice cemetery in the middle of town. Fat mats rest to the right of the church up in the corner.
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