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We didn't go inside because of timing with our other plans, but just seeing the outside was... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Christine W

Over the last couple of years I have visited all the 28 Stave churches in Norway as well as the one... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
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The Lom stave church was timber dated to 1158. The church is still in use as the main church in Lom. Inside the church you will find a large collection of paintings from the 1700s and a lot of beautiful acanthus carvings. Over time the church has...more
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Jotunheimen, Lom 2686, Norway
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

We didn't go inside because of timing with our other plans, but just seeing the outside was amazing. It was even more impressive once we read the information sign and realized how old it is. There is a nice area to walk down by the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Over the last couple of years I have visited all the 28 Stave churches in Norway as well as the one moved to Germany, now Poland, in 1841. Lom Stave church is among one of the nicest and most decorated. Fortunately for us the church...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

This is a nice stave church but not as nice as the stave church in Borgund.Still it was worth a visit on a rainy day.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

This was one of the 6 stave churches we toured on our recent trip in Norway. A large church by stave church standards and well preserved. Still used by the village of Lom (in fact we had to return later in the day for our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Interesting to visit. You get information on paper in your own language. Lots of parking space, also for RVs.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We had a guided tour of this lovely ancient wooden church at Lom. Amazingly well preserved. It is a working church. Popular for weddings.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018

We visited this beautiful stave church while on a tour, so we didn't have a lot of time. Unfortunately there was a service on, so we weren't able to see the inside on the day we were there. Our tour guide told us that the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church built almost 1000 years ago. Still in use, was a service on when we were there so could not get access inside unfortunately. Was a hot day so the wood smelled lovely. There’s a museum with information about the building of it next...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Even though we were there in November with grey skies there was a great ambience surrounding this church, great condition and we enjoyed being alone to appreciate the historical value

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 8, 2017

Norway has done an incredible job of preserving history. This beautiful old Stave church sitting in the valley is a fine example of the job they have done. History matters in Norway and it is amazing to me that you can visit a church that...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Response from reise-tanta-di | Reviewed this property |
Depending on your age, they give senior citizens discount, I thing the admission was about Kr 75 or about $10. If you travel in off seasons the church may not be open. I have visited all the 28 Stave churches in Norway and... More
July 23, 2017|
Response from Kjersti S |
It is a five minutes walk from the bus station - about 400 meters.
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