The Church of the Holy Cross

Rauma, Finland

The church of the former Franciscan monastery was built probably between 1515 and 1520. The choir of the two-aisle grey granite church features medieval murals and frescoes. The white steeple of the church was built in 1816 and has served as a landmark for seafarers.

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Luostarinkatu 1, Rauma, Finland
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Founded: 1515-1520
Category: Religious sites in Finland
Historical period: Middle Ages (Finland)

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DarkShadow (12 months ago)
Beautiful old stone church.
Mirta Martin (12 months ago)
Kaunis ja historiallisesti rikas kirkko. (On Suomen suosituimpia tiekirkkoja). Kesäisin paikalla kirkko-opas. Kirkossa järjestetään perus messujen lisäksi musiikkitilaisuuksia, perheille suunnattua ohjelmaa ja nuorten toteuttamia messuja.
Lluis Calis (20 months ago)
Lutheran church. Celebration was at 15:00h. After that we all went to eat and drink coffee next to the curch for free.
Miikael Arvio (2 years ago)
Tere is
david ng (3 years ago)
Beautiful old church situated next to the old town
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