The Church of St. Michael

Pernaja, Finland

Pernaja medieval stone church was built between years 1410 and 1440 to the place of previous wooden church. The interior was completed during centuries: there are for example a christening pool from the 1300s, a crusifix from 1400s and pulpit from the 17th century. Beautiful chalk paintings in walls are dated back to 1440s.

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Founded: 1410-1440
Category: Religious sites in Finland
Historical period: Middle Ages (Finland)

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