Holeby Church

Holeby, Denmark

Holeby Church was built in the mid-1200s. Its Romanesque architecture is more simple than in other churches in Lolland island. The most notable inventory is a so-called Holeby Crucifix from the 1300s, which is today located at Maribo Museum. The unusually big baptismal font was made in Gotland. The pulpit dates from 1586 and altar from 1590. It is also known that the preceding altar depicted St. John Chrysostom and the church was dedicated to him in the Middle Ages.

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Kirkevej 5, Holeby, Denmark
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Founded: c. 1250
Category: Religious sites in Denmark
Historical period: The First Kingdom (Denmark)

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Berit Bebe Nielsen (2 years ago)
Greg S-ki (2 years ago)
A very nice, well-kept church with a beautiful garden and a cemetery around it
Jørgen Hansen (3 years ago)
Okay
Tage Jensen (3 years ago)
Nice little church
susanne jensen (3 years ago)
Am so tired of all the oak leaves If they can not be felled the big trees then maybe there was room for new small trees at tables and benches
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