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Uppsala Domkyrka

Domkyrkoplan 2, Uppsala S-753 10 , Sweden
018-18 71 73
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Ranked #1 of 17 attractions in Uppsala
Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites, Specialty Museums, Museums
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56 reviews 56 reviews
16 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Anyone that has travelled in Europe has probably seen hundreds of churches, here is another one, that one should see while spending time in Uppasla.

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Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
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28 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

A nice 13ths century cathedral, not many of them in Sweden, been told it is the oldest church in Sweden. Many kings are buried in it, with the most famous of all, Saint Erik. Worse a visit of you go to Uppsala.

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Oulu, Finland
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101 reviews 101 reviews
24 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

The admission is free and there is a lot to see. Many posters to read and to explore. The cathedral is very beautiful inside, really worth the visit.

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

No dislikes. The church is available for all visitors to see. Many tourists with cameras running around.

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Vercorin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We were lucky because a children's choir was rehearsing while we were visited. With the organ playing and the kids singing, it made for a very uplifting experience. Besides, the church is very spacious, well maintained and has beautiful acoustics.

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Uppsala, Sweden
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4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I went there during the Uppsala culturefestival. the choir was heavenly. n the architecture of the place was dubfounding. Almost every part of the building from the floors(made of buried nobles of the elite) the art on the walls, the special prayer and memorial rooms. the major renovations of the church, the statues in and outside the building was rich... More

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Chiang Rai, Thailand
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8 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Don't miss this wonderful building that dominates the City skyline. Much of the history of Sweden is recorded within its walls. A stunning, sparse interior.

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Uppsala, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Every saturday at 3 o'clock there is a concert. You pay what you want, if you want. No concert dutring summer tho. There are guided tours in Swedish and some tours are in english. Some days you Can heat Music plats from the towet, that is in the simmet and around noon. Many Swedish People go there and eat their... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

The Swedish history from the Vikings through to modern times can be understood through visiting the cathedral. No vikings are present here, but the building of the cathedral was an effect of the poor harbour conditions a bit up north in Old Uppsala, where the first church on pagan grounds was built. At that time Uppsala was the center of... More

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Trondheim, Norway
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5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

An impressive church, especially on the inside. When we were visiting the church, a high mass was in progress and therefore we were not able to walk around and watch the many beautiful artifacts. However, we could experience the brilliant acoustics during the mass. Very recommended!

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