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Skt. Laurentii Kirkeruin

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A mini surprise

Initially drawn in by the plastic skeleton sitting on the museum steps, I found this place quiet... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2018
Sydney, Australia
Nice from the outside

The church or now town hall faces the main square of the town and with its architecture adds to the... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2016
Berkeley, California
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Oct 1, 2018
“A mini surprise”
Aug 7, 2018
“Unbelievable archeological finds ...”
St. Laurentius is full of mystery and stories about Roskilde city center About 2 meters below Staendertorvet you will find the rest of St. Laurentii Church which is famous for well preserved and original brick floor. In the ruins there is a small...more
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Staendertorvet 1, Roskilde 4000, Denmark
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

Initially drawn in by the plastic skeleton sitting on the museum steps, I found this place quiet intriguing. It has a unique history of being a church tower and the local town prison. You can go up and down the narrow tower and see the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

We were so pleased to have visited the ruins - right in the Main Street of Roskilde! You can’t imagine the things that have been uncovered and that are so recognisable today. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jennie Z
Reviewed June 8, 2018

The square around the church was very busy that day as their was a music event going on. Our GPS was also not working on our phone. We thought this was the Catholic church and ended up waiting around for Mass only to finally realize...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank michaelmW1446UM
Reviewed July 11, 2017

I did not find the ruins underneath the church compelling, and the climb up the tower was arduous with little payoff. With the Copenhagen Card, it didn't cost money, so why not? Otherwise, I would skip it.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Boilermanny
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Fun for kids as there is a "treasure hunt" under the streets of Roskilde where the old church ground was

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed July 17, 2016

The church or now town hall faces the main square of the town and with its architecture adds to the general experience of the medieval feeling.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed April 26, 2016

When you find the ruins entering from the walking street side og the Tower that use to be the Sc.t Laurenti Church Tower, later the Tower of the Town Hall and now the entrance to Byens Hus (Towns House) you will find a very delicate...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank kdamgaard
Reviewed September 6, 2015

Very Interesting to explore. A rush back in time. Very informative exhibition with lots of guides and signs.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Michael_Wolf_Bek
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