Skanör Church

Skanör, Sweden

The Romanescue-style St. Olaf’s Church in Skanör was built in the 13th century to the site of earlier church probably dating from the 1100s. It was reconstructed partially: the extension to west and the tower were made in the 14th century and the chancel was rebuilt in the 15th century. Skanör church is one of few churches in Scania with a crypt.

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Founded: 13th century
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Consolidation (Sweden)

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Christer Annerstedt (2 years ago)
Gammal fin kyrka med goda parkeringsmöjligheter.
Bertil Lundberg (2 years ago)
Bra
Arne Tegnér (2 years ago)
Vacker kyrka från Hansatiden då sillen gick till. Detta ledde bla till att stort kor hann byggas innan sillen försvann. Ser därför märklig ut!
Mikael Nielsen (2 years ago)
Et interessant kulturmlnde, et besøg værd
Marie-Louice Börjesson (3 years ago)
Det är en gammal kyrka från 1200-talet och min släkt på mors sida, har bott här sedan urminnes tider. Har gått i Skanörs k:a sedan liten jag var dock icke så mycket i Falsterbo k:a. Blir mer o mer nu.
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