Sindal Old Church

Sindal, Denmark

Sindal Old Church dates from the 13th century with choir, nave and porch, beautifully situated with the old cemetery and a newly forested churchyard. It has not been altered substantially since its foundation, and has no tower. A bellframe holds two bells, the oldest of which was cast in the sixteenth century. The altarpiece is a fine piece of Renaissance work and holds a picture by distinguished Skagen artist Michael Ancher. The granite font is probably as old as the church. The crucifix dates also from the Middle Ages.

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Astrupvej 132, Sindal, Denmark
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Founded: 12th century
Category: Religious sites in Denmark
Historical period: The First Kingdom (Denmark)

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sarah Larsen (10 months ago)
Very small church ..
Grzegorz Pacyk (2 years ago)
A beautiful, stylish old church founded in 11th century. In the altar there’s a copy of Vellasquez’ Christo Crudificado painted by famous Danish painter Michael Ancher. We were here to attend in a classical concert during Vendsyssel Festival. A real pearl!
Dorthe nelleberg (2 years ago)
Beautiful and cozy
Steen Rosenbeck (2 years ago)
A very beautiful church and beautiful kept grave place a visit please
Flemming Wulff (2 years ago)
Lovely churchyard. Beautiful cemetery
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