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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