Barlingbo Church

Visby, Sweden

The current Barlingbo Church was erected between 1225-1250 but the foundation of an older church building has been found from the nave floor. The large rosette window in west wall is an unique detail. The interior is decorated with frescoes made in the 13th and 14th century. The font from the 1100s is also beautifully carved. The pulpit dates back to 1673 and sandstone-made altar screen to 1683.

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612, Visby, Sweden
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Details

Founded: 1225-1250
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Consolidation (Sweden)

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4.6/5 (based on Google user reviews)

User Reviews

Vide Jupiter (9 months ago)
I usually stay here on certain days, stay here baby
Ian Shepherd (9 months ago)
Beautifull Church great location
Nahoj Grebdron (2 years ago)
I was like 9 when I was here, I'm 17 now so the only thing I know about is the berries that are from here.
Malcolm R L McDougall (2 years ago)
What was so interesting was the elaborate structures and religious art within. Also a very attractive and solid building when it isalmosta thousand years old
Jakob Perman (4 years ago)
Good
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