Karunki Church

Tornio, Finland

The wooden church in Karunki was built in 1815-1817. The cruciform shape church is designed by A. W. Arppe. The bell tower was erected in 1815. The altarpiece was painted by J. Hedman in 1827. There are also a manse (1861) and couple of wooden outbuidings on the church site.

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Founded: 1815-1817
Category: Religious sites in Finland
Historical period: Russian Grand Duchy (Finland)

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Lena Bergkvist (4 months ago)
A very beautiful church Quiet and nice place it is located Close to my heart as my father lies in the memorial grove there
Thomas Brännare (2 years ago)
The finest church there is.
Henrik Eneros (2 years ago)
Beautiful church in lovely surroundings. The Torneälven river flows right next to it and is well worth a visit
Patrik Kauppinen (3 years ago)
They have finally started to tidy up the cemeteries. Also all around.
Henriikka Spets (3 years ago)
A nice church that has room for everyone.
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