Häverö Church was built around the year 1300. The mural paintings in vaults date from 1470. The belfry, built in the style of Norwegian Stave churches, date from the 16th century and is one the oldest in Sweden. The magnificent altar was made in Antwerpen in the early 16th century.

References:
  • Marianne Mehling et al. Knaurs Kulturführer in Farbe. Schweden. München 1987.

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Founded: ca. 1300
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Consolidation (Sweden)

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Kristina Karlsson (4 months ago)
Just great!
Håkan Uhlin (11 months ago)
Be at All Saints. For the first time in 35 years I was at a service with candle lighting. It was nice, but I mainly sat and watched Häverö church. That they have managed to preserve an old church so well. Mighty ceiling paintings. Go and look at the church. Fantastic. Also be at Minneslunden. Beautiful with all the lights. Everyone helps to close the gates. The wild boars destroy if they enter.
Björn Rosencrantz (11 months ago)
A very beautiful cemetery, especially on All Saints' Day, nice church with a little special altarpiece,
Jakob Eriksson (13 months ago)
Nice old stone church from the Middle Ages. Worth a visit. Unfortunately, plantings in urns and pots are poorly maintained, which impairs the overall impression.
Laila Hukari (2 years ago)
Sent the message here to the wrong place, but where. It was about my visit when I met a female priest and so on ..
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