All Saints Church

Nyköping, Sweden

All Saints (Alla Helgona) Church was built in the late 1200s, but during the Duke Karl's time (1590-1618) it went through a radical transformation. At the restoration in 1909 the church received its small ridge turrets, which is a replica of the tower on Erik Dahlberg´s engravings of Nyköping. In 1665 the church was ravaged by fire. At the recent restoration in 1959-1960 were the pillars restored in to original condition, limestone from the island of Öland.

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Founded: 1590-1618
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Early Vasa Era (Sweden)

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www.nykopingsguiden.se

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Simon Larsson (9 months ago)
Nothing much to see, but could be a good stop on a walk exploring the town. The yard across the street is much more worthwhile, if it's open.
Anders Strömberg (10 months ago)
Nice old church.
Mariitta Lilleberg (17 months ago)
Often sitting on prayer place. Writing on the prayer book and reading the bible Lungt thank you that the place is and is open Thank you
anders ottosson (18 months ago)
Unfortunately, I can't tell you, It must be experienced.
Lillemor Berglund (21 months ago)
A very beautiful old church with the intrusion of our cultural heritage in the form of coat of arms. The church is open daytime. Even the well-kept cemetery is worth a visit. Incredibly well-cut hedges that shield and provide peace and quiet. Beautiful water mirrors in the fountain. Opposite Pump Pihls, where coffee and home-baked bread are served at a reasonable price. Summertime a lovely garden in the courtyard, worth a visit. In summer you can also see exhibits in the old stables.
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