Kappel Church was constructed as a chapel around 1464. It was as a pilgrimage site believed to have healing properties. After the Reformation there were orders to pull down the building, possibly owing to Catholic connections. This never occured and it became a parish church. The pulpit was introduced in the 17th century. The altarpiece is an 1860 painting by Jørgen Roed.

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Founded: c. 1464
Category: Religious sites in Denmark
Historical period: Kalmar Union (Denmark)

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Mette Lykstein (14 months ago)
Hyggelig lille kirke med behagelig stemning
Steffen Kløve Albæk Pedersen (2 years ago)
Flot lille kirke med et minimalistisk udtryk. Kirken var åben da vi kom forbi, bestemt et fint stop hvis vejen går forbi Kappel
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