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Cute little church

This church from 1780 is the second oldest church in the Lofoten Islands. It was easily seen from... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Marlton, New Jersey
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It's a beauty

What a dear little church! Wooden of course, built in about 1748 on the site of an older church... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
St Martins, United Kingdom
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21 May 2018
“Cute little church”
27 Feb 2018
“Stunning location”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Ramberg, Flakstad Municipality 8380, Norway
+47 76 05 22 01
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

This church from 1780 is the second oldest church in the Lofoten Islands. It was easily seen from the main road. When we were there, the church members were in traditional dress doing a photo shoot as it was a Sunday. We didn't pay an...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank angeleyes27
Reviewed 27 February 2018

The entire village of Flakstad is gorgeous full of great photographic opportunities including the wonderful highland cows just behind the beautiful church

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank trusty131
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Built in 1780 the wooden church is known for its Russian style spire. On the day we visited it was closed so we didn't get to see the inside.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Barheat
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We paid $239.00pp for this Princess tour which was to include an inside visit to the church. They were apparently told that the tour was canceled and would not let us in. Not very Christian like. From the outside, not much to see here. Finally...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank cardiak
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

What a dear little church! Wooden of course, built in about 1748 on the site of an older church. The interior is pretty, it's small, and has a lovely painted hanging pulpit. We were intrigued to see our first circular communion rail around the altar,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Lawnturtle
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Just saw the church from the outside. Was locked and so couldnt checkout the indoors. Also, dont miss the cemetery near by.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Murali N
Reviewed 19 October 2016

worth a visit if your passing, get to know some history about the places we visit. there has been a church on this site since 1430

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank flackey
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Small church, but very nice to see, at the moment we were there it was empty, so we had the church for our own.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Raffie C
Reviewed 16 September 2016

A surprise find for us and then to find out it was from the 1780s was a a delight. It is very quant and well worth a stop when in the area.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 19 June 2015

This is the second-oldest church in Lofoten and one of the most interesting ones. Its shape resembles a Russian-Onion-church because the wood used in its construction came from Russia. Inside the church is very pretty and quite different from other Norwegian churches. Some old artifacts...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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