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St. Petri (St. Peter's Church)

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Neighbourhood: Gamla Staden
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Address: Goran Olsgaten, Malmo, Sweden
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+46 40 35 90 43
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Pretty little church

I only had a short time here but it was very quiet and peaceful. It was also very easy to find this church

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Sarah H
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Adelaide
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Nis, Serbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place in the center of the city, visible and accesible from all sides. I never hoped to see an Orthodox icon in a protestant church!!!

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Adelaide
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I only had a short time here but it was very quiet and peaceful. It was also very easy to find this church

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The old town is not huge so it's not difficult to find this church. It's worth a quick look inside as well as a photo outside as you walk around Malmo.

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Thank MDowning1973
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This church has lot of history. Very beautiful. I love churches and this in one of the best preserved.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not a very nice place to visit because of a lot of traffic and problem with parking spots. I would recommend another

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Silver Spring, MD
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A recommendation from the desk at the Mayfair Hotel Tunneln, which is around the corner virtually. It was cold out and nice to duck into places as we walked around. Once in the church, one got a real sense of the history of this magnificent building and historic place. Having visited it was worth looking up the history of this... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

The architecture of this church is amazing, but once I came inside I was disappointed. it was poor and nothing special and it's a pity since it's one of the most popular attractions in Malmö.

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Nashville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a wonderful, actively used building. The design is very interesting. The church sits right in the middle of a shopping district, and you can see it from all over the city. Construction on this building was started in 1319, and you can see how additions were made to it throughout the centuries. It's generally a Gothic style building... More 

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Boliden, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

The church is open from 10 to 18, so it is quite easy to go inside and have a look. Very central, in the heart of the old town.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We walked around the outside and it's beautiful. Went in and they were preparing some performance from school kids. So we didn't want to disturb them too much and just walk around a bit . It was very nicely renovated inside.

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