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Church in the centre of Ystad

Small but beautiful church in Ystad. Besides the icons and paintings they had cute box seats for... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2018
Singapore, Singapore
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A huge medieval church

I was on a one day trip to Ystad from Lund and visited the St. Mary's Church, which is a medieval... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2018
Pietarsaari, Finland
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Aug 2, 2018
“Church in the centre of Ystad”
Jan 6, 2018
“A huge medieval church”
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Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Small but beautiful church in Ystad. Besides the icons and paintings they had cute box seats for parishioners that had doors. There weren’t many English signs except the big one right outside the church so might be good to bring a Swedish Friend to explain...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank L8227EYkens
Reviewed January 6, 2018

I was on a one day trip to Ystad from Lund and visited the St. Mary's Church, which is a medieval Lutheran church in Ystad, Sweden. It is the main church of the city. The first church on the site was a Romanesque basilica-shaped church...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank leffex
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

It's really nice to walk around the church and feel the history radiate from the building. Looking at the "grafitti" from the 17th century gives a friendly feeling that people back then were not so different from us.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank kylvag
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

We visited this church while doing a city walk. It's a very rich decorated church. Most of the churches are closed, this one was opend. I did'nt had a camera, it was in the car because I did'nt realised it was open.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Karlijn47
Reviewed March 20, 2017

On our last day of our business trip to Ystad we had some time left and we popped into the church. At first we did not know if it was open as the doors were closed. But soon someone invited us and said we can...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Philip N
Reviewed December 29, 2016

This Danish church from the 13th century is one of the landmarks in Ystad. Very well preserved, and often, music is played inside.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Ana_L_23
Reviewed December 14, 2016

This is a place You should visit when You are in Ystad. Like many of the old churches in southern sweden it was built as a catholic church during the Danish time.Much of the interior is gone but it is just a beautiful calm place...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Lars B
Reviewed October 3, 2016

Still look decent after all the changes and damages taken during centuries. Started as A Romanesque church in 13th century, then turned into Gothic, then rebuilt and a new Baroque was added. So...we dont know what it is, it looks odd but nice. The old...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

I have to visit this church every time I visit Ystard, it has a wonderful feel, and I think quite unusual

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank scarlet15
Reviewed July 8, 2016

It was raining the morning we were in Ystad visiting the sites from the Wallander novels. We popped into the church to dry off and read our tourist info. Enjoyed the church, being dry and a moment of quiet.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank KTLund
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