Old Glemmen Church

Fredrikstad, Norway

Old Glemmen Church was built in the Romanesque style in the 12th century. It is the oldest building in Fredrikstad. The baptismal font, made of soapstone from Aremark, dates from ca. 1225. Figure of the apostle Thomas was made around 1450 and a christ figure in the 16th century. It is a remnant of a large crucifix, probably from Lübeck. Altarpiece dates from 1708, pulpit from 1731.

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Founded: c. 1182
Category: Religious sites in Norway

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www.visitoslofjord.no

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Jan dos Santos (19 months ago)
Flott fotomotiv denne kirken
Morten Aasen (2 years ago)
Vakker kirke og park. Eldste bygget i Fredrikstad.
Andreas Johnsen (2 years ago)
En koselig gammel og historisk kirke.
Anne-Britt Solberg (2 years ago)
Koselig liten kirke. Dagens prest var fantastisk.
Egil Gulliksen (2 years ago)
Der ble jeg gift og barn ble døpt
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