Pertteli Church

Salo, Finland

The Pertteli Church was built probably between years 1500 and 1520 and was dedicated to St. Bartholomeus. First record of the local Uskela parish is from the 14th century and there has been at least one wooden church in Pertteli before. The original stone church was enlarged in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Finnish National Board of Antiquities has named the ancient road ("Hiidentie") and the church area as national built heritage.

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Founded: 1500-1520
Category: Religious sites in Finland
Historical period: Middle Ages (Finland)

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Marko Valvee (10 months ago)
A fine stone church at least from the outside. The church is located in the middle of a classic Finnish rural landscape.
Jukka Aho (2 years ago)
Peaceful cemetery.
Olavi Kivelä (2 years ago)
Beautiful church. The cemetery is well maintained.
Ari K (2 years ago)
Fine old church
Johanna Järvi (2 years ago)
Small, idyllic, romantic stone church. Inside the pale vaulted arches and gorgeous golden details create a beautiful setting for, for example, wedding or christening.
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