The present building of Nysted Church dates back to c. 1300. Originally it consisted of a central nave with a three sided apse to the east. The impressive tower was built a century later. In 1643 a spire was added, and in 1935 this was covered by copper. The Raben-Levtzau family of Aalholm Castle had their own chapel built in 1782. According a rumour there is a secret underground passage from the castle to the church. It hasn't been however found. The church was thoroughly renovated in 1864.

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Østergade 24B, Nysted, Denmark
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Founded: c. 1300
Category: Religious sites in Denmark
Historical period: The First Kingdom (Denmark)

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www.nysted.dk

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Susanne Winther Nielsen (11 months ago)
Quiet and peaceful
Finn Lyngesen (14 months ago)
Nice church and cozy medieval theme when we were over.
Robert Jansen (2 years ago)
Nice little village unfortunately not much to do
Bee Girls (3 years ago)
Beautiful
Alessandro Passoni (3 years ago)
That was the only interesting venue here
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