The Funbo Church is a medieval stone church, built in the late 12th century. It consists of a rectangular nave, a narrow choir and an apse. The sacristy and the porch were added in the 15th century. The porch was used as the main entrance until 1745, when the current entrance in the western wall was built. The bell tower was erected in 1675.

The church interior includes some notable items, such as a 13th century baptismal font and a 16th century polyptych, manufactured in northern Germany. The altar was inaugurated on 5 December 1301.

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Funbo 11, Uppsala, Sweden
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Founded: 12th century
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Consolidation (Sweden)

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Lars Johanson (2 years ago)
En vacker plats
Mona Mårtensson (2 years ago)
Var utanför kyrkan och tittade på vattnet i ån.där asparna brukar leka. Bara en strimma vatten .men grönt och fint.
Lajos J. Hajdu (2 years ago)
Very old church, rebuilt several times. The wooden triptichon was carved around 1500. Beautiful naive paintings were painted over a while then restaurated. Although in the weapon house the original colors can be admired. As usual in Sweden the bell tower is farther away. The church is usually closed in order to prevent theft of religious art. Book a visit in advance, well worth the hassle. Best chance to visit the church is when they arrange concert with local performers.
Hjorter Hjorter (2 years ago)
Fin kyrka
Peter Sjöberg (3 years ago)
Vackert bröllop
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