The Romanesque nave of Ejby Church dates from c. 1150–1200. It was extended to the east in the Gothic period, and tower, vestry and porch wered added around 1500. The baptismal font dates from c. 1300. It was created in Gothland limestone and decorated with engraved figures of apostles and saints. The canopy type altarpiece was painted in 1596 with catechism tablets.The pulpit in auricular style dates from 1625.

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Founded: 1150–1200
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Consolidation (Sweden)

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olav sejeroe (3 years ago)
Ejby Kirke ligger 6 km NV for Køge. Kirken er et langhus, som består af et romansk skib og en sengotisk forlængelse mod øst. Den har tre sengotiske tilbygninger: et tårn mod vest, et sakristi på nordsiden af østforlængelsen og et våbenhus foran syddøren. Den romanske kirke var bygget af grønsandsten. Østforlængelsen af munkesten bæltemuret med grønsandsten fra det nedrevne kor. Tårn, sakristi og våbenhus er bygget af munkesten. Døbefonten fra omkring år 1300 er af gotlandsk kalksten forsynet med indristede billeder af 12 apostle. Prædikestolen fra 1625 i bruskbarok er lavet af Hans Holst. Kirken tilhørte efter reformationen Kronen. Den havde forskellige ejere. Den kom under Lellingegård og siden blev den sammen med Lellingegård indlemmet i Grevskabet Vallø. Her blev den, til den overgik til selveje i 1911.
Jan Sognnes Rasmussen (3 years ago)
Smuk hvidkalket kirke som er en fryd for øjet
Flemming Røen (3 years ago)
En flot gammel kirke.
Homemademom FS-N (4 years ago)
Smuk kirke, smuk beliggenhed
Palle Bjerrisgaard (5 years ago)
Flot kirke på en bakketop.
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