Nässjö Old Church

Nässjö, Sweden

This church was built in 1791 in the neo-classical style typical of church architecture of the period. It replaced a medieval church that had long stood on the site, and contains some interesting inventory from the Middle Ages, inherited from the old building. The font is damaged, but is Romanesque and still worth seeing. There is a triptych from the13th century that was altered a couple of centuries later.


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Gamla Kyrka, Nässjö, Sweden
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Founded: 1791
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: The Age of Enlightenment (Sweden)


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User Reviews

Göran Linder (3 years ago)
My home church.
Dan Morrice (3 years ago)
Great church, kind people, powerful and poignant service
C. (3 years ago)
Nice place even in the heaviest moments. Good place this.
Khayala Amirova (4 years ago)
A good place, you can have coffee here
Christopher “Tosse” Kling (4 years ago)
On the positive side, the church has a very nice premises and a very charming café. The church of the church from the outside, however, feels small on the outside. Very special architecture of the church. Bad with parking spaces, entrance is very secluded and pitiful. Feel that you have no good reason to visit the church, they are nothing special to see.
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