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Kalmar Cathedral

Stortorget, Kalmar, Sweden
+46 480 123 00
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Amazing choir and mood. Superb sound and feeling. Old traditional feeling of safety and stability... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
SwedenDavid
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Sweden
via mobile
Well preserved, beautiful gothic church

I live in the town of Kalmar where this church is located. It is one of our very old buildings we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
StenqvistHaglundM
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Kalmar, Sweden
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Stortorget, Kalmar, Sweden
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing choir and mood. Superb sound and feeling. Old traditional feeling of safety and stability. A must to visit if an event is occurring.

Thank SwedenDavid
Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in the town of Kalmar where this church is located. It is one of our very old buildings we take pride to have here, right after Kalmar Castle. The outside is not the most well decorated one but it has a distinct gothic...More

Thank StenqvistHaglundM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting Kalmar you can 't miss the cathedral. I don't have any photo's because also this church was closed. It's really strange to see that most of the Sweden churches are closed outside the time there is a ceremony. It's a pity, I always...More

Thank H.M. V
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

It's not so often you see a cathedral in the baroque style. If the outside is rather grand and reminiscent of Italian architecture, the inside of the cathedral is very sober in a white coating, with some artifacts worth of notes, especially the organ.

Thank Guillaume R
Reviewed 26 May 2017

from the outside it surely does not look like a church. But very nice interior and good information available in many languages. be sure to see the very modern baptistery

Thank Niels T
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Very beatiful inside and not like other Swedish churches, more European styled and impressive! Def worth a visit when in Kalmar!

Thank Mabh
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Not so much to see. Normal plain Scandinavian church. Guite dull. But if your in to churches you should visit this one too.

Thank jarode
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We enjoyed our visit to the Kalmar Cathedral. This cathedral is still active and enjoyable to visit.

Thank French S
Reviewed 9 September 2016

An interesting place to visit.It has been renovatied just a few years ago.You can just walk in and take a look.

Thank bss918
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This is an architectural masterpiece by the same architect, Tessin, who designed the Royal Palace complex in Stockholm (I think--at least he did the Cathedral next to the Royal Palace). It is a Baroque building like many in Europe, unique because the interior is mostly...More

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