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Striking Torshavn landmark

Although not a tourist attraction per se, the pointed roof of the church dominates the Torshavn... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2019
Mike M
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Clevedon, United Kingdom
Modern Church in a Distant Land

From the hillside looking over the town of Torshavn the eye is inextricably drawn to this building... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2017
GaitAtaxiaTraveller
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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May 16, 2019
“Striking Torshavn landmark”
Apr 10, 2017
“Modern Church in a Distant Land”
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Reviewed May 16, 2019

Although not a tourist attraction per se, the pointed roof of the church dominates the Torshavn skyline. It's just a short walk from the centre of town, up a slight incline. Entry is free (although donations welcomed) and the interior is grandly Scandi in design....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Mike M
Reviewed April 10, 2017

From the hillside looking over the town of Torshavn the eye is inextricably drawn to this building which stands out from the crowd. Its a structure that the town must be very proud of as its clearly well taken care of. These islands are a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank GaitAtaxiaTraveller
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

It took us a while to get here. We tried walking from the harbor, but this big building on a hill seemed sort of elusive. So we tried driving to it. Using a map or a GPS seemed unnecessary because the church was "right there!"...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank DCtraveler1948
Reviewed May 23, 2016

This church has a highly unusual design for the Faroe Islands. It is a spiky triangle on the horizon. You can use it as a landmark when navigating. Up close, the church is actually quite striking. I'm not sure it belongs in Torshavn, but is...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank dmittleman
Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and unique church. Well worth a visit. Like everything else in Torshavn this building is in top condition.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank santakatarina67
Reviewed October 1, 2015

This will be a wonderful place for the community to gather and to have fellowship. The workers re spending a lot of time to make sure everything is exact. Very Stunning.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 2, 2015

Painters & decorators were putting their final touches to the restoration of this church, situated on a mound not far from the town centre. Entrance was free and this proved to be a small but delightful church - beautifully painted and with an upstairs end-gallery...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank John W
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