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Beautiful & Charming Church

Doing a self guided tour my wife and I walked up the stairs to this beautiful church and to our... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Richard A
Greenville, South Carolina
Lovely church, nice to see no entry fee.

This was prob one of our highlights of us walking around Bergen town centre in addition to the... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Michelle S
Dublin, Ireland
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Nygardshoeyden | 5007 Bergen, Bergen 5007, Norway
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

Doing a self guided tour my wife and I walked up the stairs to this beautiful church and to our surprise they were having a student choir entertain. Lovely, just lovely. They preformed for more than 45 minutes as we all sat and completely enjoyed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Richard A
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

This was prob one of our highlights of us walking around Bergen town centre in addition to the lovely cruise port. It’s up quite a few steps but lovely and peaceful inside. Really appreciate there is no charge to enter, not a fan at all...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Coming from the Briggen Hanseatic Wharf, we walked straight along Torgatten, past the Mariners' Monument and all the way to St. John's church. Its special feature is its location on an elevation at the end of a very long street. There are quite a few...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mira V
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Went in , felt calm and peaceful. Serene main altar. Impressive organ stage at the back. Magnificent tall building that can be seen from afar.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GanL
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

The church is up a lot of stairs and it looks really cool but I couldn’t get inside. It looks like a really nice church however. Wish there was more access.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Its quite a hike to get there up many steps as its built on a hill. ofter it is closed so you may have to accept the external views only.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank allanriley9
Reviewed 18 May 2018

You can't go inside so It's not really worth the hike up the steps. View it from a distance and admire it from afar....

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank shaaannnon
Reviewed 25 March 2018

This red church is build up a hill. You have to take some steep stepss before you reach it. The sealling inside is a beautifull wooden structure. When we visited this church there was a choir and a symphonic orchestra practising for the next sunday...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PeC1965
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Pedestrian boulevard starts from this church, which is up on the hill with lots of stairs leading up to it.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Mindaugas K
Reviewed 13 November 2017

St Johns. So beautiful landmark. Situated directly at the edge of the Bergen campus, you can see it already from the fishmarket. This is the highest church and not because its on a hill. There are classical concerts sometimes, if you are lucky you visit...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank JanSmithSchneider
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