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Modern Church in a Distant Land

From the hillside looking over the town of Torshavn the eye is inextricably drawn to this building... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Soulhunter
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Oxford, United Kingdom
The restoration work is underway

This will be a wonderful place for the community to gather and to have fellowship. The workers re... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2015
dgg123
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Halifax, Canada
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10 Apr 2017
“Modern Church in a Distant Land”
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“What a surprise!”
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

From the hillside looking over the town of Torshavn the eye is inextricably drawn to this building which stands out from the crowd. Its a structure that the town must be very proud of as its clearly well taken care of. These islands are a...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

It took us a while to get here. We tried walking from the harbor, but this big building on a hill seemed sort of elusive. So we tried driving to it. Using a map or a GPS seemed unnecessary because the church was "right there!"...More

Thank Gana B
Reviewed 24 May 2016

This church has a highly unusual design for the Faroe Islands. It is a spiky triangle on the horizon. You can use it as a landmark when navigating. Up close, the church is actually quite striking. I'm not sure it belongs in Torshavn, but is...More

Thank dmittleman
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and unique church. Well worth a visit. Like everything else in Torshavn this building is in top condition.

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Reviewed 1 October 2015

This will be a wonderful place for the community to gather and to have fellowship. The workers re spending a lot of time to make sure everything is exact. Very Stunning.

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Reviewed 2 September 2015

Painters & decorators were putting their final touches to the restoration of this church, situated on a mound not far from the town centre. Entrance was free and this proved to be a small but delightful church - beautifully painted and with an upstairs end-gallery...More

Thank John W
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