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Mar 7, 2019
“Beautiful Inside”
Feb 13, 2019
“Beautiful Rebuild”
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Kirkegata 5, Kirkenes 9900, Norway
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Reviewed March 7, 2019

I took a kick-sled tour of the city and this was one of the places we w to. I later went back and was able to go inside and later I went on Sunday for mass. If it is open, it's worth a look inside..

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Krista W
Reviewed February 13, 2019

Built in 1959, the church is pretty well central in the town, and a good navigation point. Like many northern Scandinavian churches it is functional and with understated decoration. Certainly worth a visit for the whole picture of Kirkenes

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Beverley H
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

From my room I can see the church, a rather tall structure near the city center so one can’t miss it. Didn’t manage to see the interior but from the exterior it looked simple and rather elegant. Interestingly I used this landmark to monitor the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jonih916
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

The church is quite a size with a tall tower topped with a wooden section. It is easily seen near to the centre of town. Inside are rows of green pews, paintings on the walls and an unusual cross above the altar. There is a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

It's a beautiful little Church in the corner of the world. Walk around the church and you will get photogenic view of the Church.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed December 21, 2016

The church has a typical architecture of the northern churches. It is in the center of the lower Kirkenes and the construction gave the name to the city. Only the church spire is the original one, because it survived to the war bombs of 1944.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Maurizio G
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