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Aarhus Domkirke

Store Torv 1, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
+45 86 20 54 00
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Nice church

Tipcal north european church. Modern. In a nice square inthe city center. Exteror is beeter than... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Valeriat65
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Genoa, Italy
Beautiful Church

Aarhus Domkirke is 800 years old and is the largest church in Denmark. It sits on a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sentellr
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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Store Torv 1, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
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+45 86 20 54 00
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tipcal north european church. Modern. In a nice square inthe city center. Exteror is beeter than interior

Thank Valeriat65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Aarhus Domkirke is 800 years old and is the largest church in Denmark. It sits on a beautiful square. We arrived on a Sunday which means the church is closed. But as luck would have it a wedding in the church was going to begin...More

Thank sentellr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cathedral is very large and inside has fabulous frescoes on various parts of the columns. Don't forget to look at the tomb stones on the floor as some of them date to the 16 th century. There are also free toilets there. It opens...More

Thank olie293
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first attempt to see inside the cathedral was thwarted by a wedding, which we later found having its drinks and canapés in the nearby park. The interior is lofty and splendid and the simple clarity of any Lutheran church carries itself well. There is...More

Thank blbttl74
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Aarhus has a lot of history attached to this church, there is some great information available inside the church and the displays are easy to look at. The facade is a great insight into engineering achievements at a time without a lot of technology. Beautiful...More

Thank Nomeian
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Very interesting historical frescoes and 12th to 13th century design features. It is a very bright interior with occasional concert events. Nearby the Viking Museum so you can spend 1 to 2 hours and see them both.

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

The original roman basilica is from twelve century and well preserved, later extended by gothic extension. Original precious frescos are visible, beautifully preserved. The old altar is from 15th century. Just great !

Thank Wanda W. W
Reviewed August 27, 2017

This is an old church, finished around 1300AD. The Reformation caused many of the ancient frescoes to be whitewashed over, but many have been revealed and they are wonderful and beautiful. The church's interior is filled with light and there is nothing better to wander...More

Thank MJWSanFrancisco_CA
Reviewed August 16, 2017

From its brick exterior you wouldn't expect to find the frescoes inside but these restores beauties are well worth a visit in this light-filled cathedral, which also hosts free concerts.

Thank onereturnplease
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Quite unique church, which made it a surprising and rewarding visit at the same time. Highly recommended if you value art.

Thank Piotr Maciej K
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Yah E
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yes it is catholic.
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