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Olsker Church

Roennevej 51 | Olsker, Allinge, Bornholm 3770, Denmark
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Gorgeous round church

Well worth a visit, very plain church that has a feeling of peace. You can go up a tiny staircase... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
31Elaine
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Small, but not as crowded

Sct. Ols church is small, but without the crowds of Østerlars, so it's a more intense experience... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
frankolsendk
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Birkerod, Denmark
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30 Sep 2017
“Gorgeous round church”
31 Jul 2016
“Small, but not as crowded”
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Roennevej 51 | Olsker, Allinge, Bornholm 3770, Denmark
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Well worth a visit, very plain church that has a feeling of peace. You can go up a tiny staircase to access two floors above. Accessible from a bus route but you will have to ask the driver to stop as it is tucked away...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Sct. Ols church is small, but without the crowds of Østerlars, so it's a more intense experience. And the climb though the narrow door to get upstairs is for sure an intense experience

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The island is so small that one can see all four of the round churches for which Bornholm is famous. They are each unique and offer a different perspective of the island's history. Olsker Kirke has the tightest stairway to the fortress levels and offers...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2016

The tallest of Bornholm's four round churches. We visited all of them, but never found one open to go inside unfortunately. So we cannot say if there is still a fee to see any of them. Perhaps they are open during the summer season. However,...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2015

This is one of the four round churches on Bornholm dating back to 1150. Although there is a modest entry fee don't be deterred as the church is a fascinating reminder of the need for physical as well as spiritual defence is those violent times....More

Thank William S
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Reviewed 17 June 2015

This church is so fascinating as the rest of these special round churches in the island. The special atmosphere created by the circular architecture is worth experiencing.

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Reviewed 7 July 2014

It's a great place. You can really feel the history there. The entrance is for a fee (20DK) but it's worth to go inside. There is a beautiful painted ceiling and you can go upstairs through a really narrow and steep staircase but it's really...More

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