Riala Church

Norrtälje, Sweden

Riala Church was documented first time in 1228 and the current nave was built in the late 13th century. It was altered in the late 15th century and again in the 18th century. The free-standing bell tower was erected in the 16th century.

The font is made of Gotland sandstone in the 13th century and crucifix carved during next century. The altar dates from the 18th century.


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Riala, Norrtälje, Sweden
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Founded: 13th century
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Consolidation (Sweden)


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Lasse Lundvall (13 months ago)
Emilia Cooper (2 years ago)
Beautiful little village church. We went to the Lucia fair there and it was magical! Thank you for the hospitality!!!
Lars Nilsson (2 years ago)
Nice church with good parking
Helen Svensson (2 years ago)
Small church out in the countryside. Very beautifully decorated inside.
Hylaeus (2 years ago)
Parish church in the middle of the village
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