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Frederiks Church

Frederiksgade 4, Copenhagen 1319, Denmark
45 3315 0144
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Ranked #25 of 203 attractions in Copenhagen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites
Traveler Description: The Marble Church is also called Frederik's Church. It is a round church with rococo architecture. It is an Evangelical Lutheran church in... more »
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 NEW

All I can say about Frederiks Church is WOW! When I came here I had a cough and I could not bring myself to have a coughing fit as it was so quiet and I felt like if I did cough it would disturb the vibe inside. I lit a candle and said a pray as I thought it was... More

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Toronto, Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

We found the church while wandering in the area of Amalienborg Castle. The exterior is quite impressive but the large dome roof is what attracted us. The inside is fairly plain which is the norm for Lutheran churches, however the paintings on the roof are spectacular. It is very welcoming inside and we spoke at length to one of the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 NEW via mobile

At 13:00 and 15:00 there is a tour up to the tower. Make sure to get there at least 5 minutes before and someone will show up to collect you. It is 35 kronos/5 Euros for adults and 20 kronos/3 Euros for <18 or students. About 250 or so steps. Great views of the city and the palace and harbour.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 NEW

We popped into this church while we were in the Amalienborg Palace area. It is visible from the palace's fountain courtyard and easily identifiable with its tall green gilted dome. I recommend this approach to the church as then it is easy to find. There is no sign outside the building indicating it is the marble church so keep a... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Worth a visit. Near royal palaces. Quiet and peaceful. Look up information before visit - not much info at church. A recommend.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We found the Marble Church (or Frederiks Church) to be a very grand, impressive church. The exterior was stunning, with its spectacular domed roof. Inside was smaller than you might expect, but very welcoming nonetheless. It’s very close to Amalienborg Castle and you can take some good photographs from the square looking up to the church. We didn’t get opportunity... More

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Duarte, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Frederiks Church is commonly known as the Marble Church. When a tour bus arrives, the entrance to the church is packed. If you have time, walk away from the crowds and enjoy the interior in peace. We sat off to one side and just enjoyed the beauty and the solitude. The ceiling is gorgeous, as is the rest of the... More

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Malaga, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The Marble Church is also called Frederik's Church. It is a round church with rococo architecture. It is an Evangelical Lutheran church in Copenhagen. It is located west of Amalienborg Palace. The architect for the church was Nicolai Eigtved. The church was started in 1749 but was finished only in 1894 for lack of money. It was then that a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

A fab church, so quiet a perfect place to be still. Thought it would be bigger, but it was worth the visit.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

This baroque church (also called "The marble church") will amaze you with its stunning looks. It has a glorious and beautiful dome, with lovely windows to let some light in. The circular nave is absolutely stunning and leads to a beautiful altar. The stained glass windows are a true work of art and the sight of light getting through those... More

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