St. Olaf's Church

Sankt Olof, Sweden

The church of St. Olaf was built in the 1200s, but it was enlarged in 1400s. The major restoration was made in 1870s by Helgo Zettervall. The church and the locality is named after the Norwegian Saint Olaf due there is a so-called St. Olaf's Well near the church. It was a famous pilgrimage site in past centuries.

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

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Gunilla Norling (2 months ago)
Pilgrimskyrka. Vacker både ute och inne. Spännande att vandra runt bland gravstenarna och läsa.
coco enocksdotter (2 months ago)
Beautiful church
Thomas Hansen (2 months ago)
Interesting church.
Micael Corn (3 months ago)
Vacker 1200-talskyrka som är något utöver det vanliga.
Elisabet Blomdahl (12 months ago)
Interesting exterior architecture. Near St. Olof's spring.
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