Torsåker Church

Hofors, Sweden

Torsåker church was completed in 1758. It replaced a medieval church that had stood on the site since the 13th century. There are two runestones outside the church that were placed here during the 11th century. The altarpiece and pulpit are both late 17th century, and were carved by master craftsman Mårten Jönsson.

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Founded: 1754-1758
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: The Age of Liberty (Sweden)

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Henrik Andersson (10 months ago)
Very beautiful church
Annelie Ekljung (11 months ago)
Nice and well maintained church and cemetery
Elisabeth Hansson (2 years ago)
It is a place that is so nice and peaceful. Go when it's a little later in the afternoon. Then you see what I mean
Rolf Skoglund (2 years ago)
The cemetery is nicely maintained and the church is beautiful both inside and outside. I also have a family grave there. I have place number 6 waiting for me. ???
Alicia (2 years ago)
Big nice church, very well kept
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