We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lund Cathedral

Kyrkogatan 6, Lund, Sweden
+46 46 35 87 00
Website
Share
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 183.65*
and up
Copenhagen to Sweden Daytrip: Lund and Malmö City Tour
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Every year more than 700,000 people visit Lund Cathedral, Swedens most visited Church. People of all ages and types are attracted here for a variety of reasons. Besides those who attend services or seek spiritual renewal, there are many tourists groups from different countries, school classes as well as visiting parties from other churches and congregations. Lund Cathedral was consecrated in 1145, and contains many well-known artifacts and features of considerable historical interest. Please don´t miss to visit the Cathedral Forum, Domkyrkoforum, a brand new modern building just south of the Cathedral. Here you can see two films about the Cathedral, drink coffee/tea, and get information.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
LOCATION
Kyrkogatan 6, Lund, Sweden
CONTACT
Website
+46 46 35 87 00
Write a ReviewReviews (911)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"astronomical clock"
in 93 reviews
"at noon"
in 13 reviews
"romanesque architecture"
in 7 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 24 reviews
"virgin mary"
in 5 reviews
"great history"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 12 reviews
"old church"
in 8 reviews
"guided tour"
in 9 reviews
"giant"
in 49 reviews
"finn"
in 37 reviews
"pillars"
in 17 reviews
"basement"
in 22 reviews
"century"
in 29 reviews
"choir"
in 14 reviews
"interior"
in 23 reviews
"chimes"
in 11 reviews
Filter

11 - 20 of 430 reviews

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

While decoration and architecture is a bit sparse for the size, there are still parts of this cathedral well worth a visit.

Thank Simon L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 24 March 2018

My colleague and I spent a bit of time at the Lund Cathedral. The Cathedral itself is very impressive, but what I enjoyed the most was the clock. It's odd to think about a priest providing a staff tour, but the clergy who explained the...More

Thank Barrett C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

The Cathedral is like a time capsule, I immediately felt be back in the Medieval times. It's like walking around the scenery for "The Name of the Rose".

Thank ScampyTed
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Worth it just for the clock and the crypt. Also the architecture. Amazing ceilings and carvings. Read up on the history.

Thank Allie D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 January 2018

This cathedral was my favorite that I visiting in Sweden. It has an awesome spirit about it- it feels friendly and warm, like the rest of Lund. It also houses an awesome medieval astronomical clock that is one of two (I think two- maybe three)...More

Thank Katelan F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Loved the place even though it was early in the day! Would be great to have a coffee around during summer celebrations

Thank Elena1029
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 January 2018

The Vikings came into contact with Christianity in Europe during their raids and eventually christianity had the upper hand and replaced the old Nordic Gods and pagan beliefs The first Archbishop of Denmark and scandinavia established the beginnings of the cathedral over 900 yrs ago...More

Thank Easybob2014
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Every time, when I travel to Lund I visit this mighty church founded in 1080. I also took a look at crypt, which is identified by its numerous and densely built pillars. The pillars are very different in style and were built by the architect...More

Thank leffex
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This beautiful cathedral is close to City Centre. More than 200 years old, it houses some beautiful things like a huge astronomical clock.

Thank LalitaVasu
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Lovely historic church, very impressive. We only stopped long enough to walk through the vestibule and sanctuary but it was a peaceful glorious place.

Thank Andrea9665
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 17 hotels in Lund
Hotell Oskar
329 reviews
.29 km away
Grand Hotel Lund
461 reviews
.29 km away
Hotel Lundia
282 reviews
.31 km away
Hotel Concordia
306 reviews
.33 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Mat & Destillat
533 reviews
.17 km away
Klostergatans vin och delikatess
329 reviews
.12 km away
Ra Epok
119 reviews
.20 km away
Love Coffee Roasters
45 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Botanical Gardens (Botaniska Tradgarden)
454 reviews
.60 km away
Kulturen in Lund - Museum of Cultural History and Open-Air Museum
292 reviews
.16 km away
Stadsparken
121 reviews
.54 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
lovethatbark
5 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from Lundsdomkyrka | Property representative |
Sorry about this rather late response, we've been temporarily unable to log in to our account here. You can always book a private guided tour in advance with our guides - please see our website for details. However, there... More
1
Vote
Google Translation
;