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Uniquely beautiful

Beautifully preserved. Read about its history and the specialness of its blue interior. A tour... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Dallas, Texas
Worth a visit

If you are in Roros, I feel that you have to visit this church. Conveniently, they accept credit... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Norman, Oklahoma
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‘Bergstadens Ziir’ – better known as Roros Church – was built during the copperwork’s golden age ‘in God’s honour and as an adornment to the town. The church, which was completed in 1784, does justice to its name with its majestic location high...more
Kjerkgata, Roros 7374, Norway
+47 72 41 00 50
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Beautifully preserved. Read about its history and the specialness of its blue interior. A tour guide with more information is helpful. Also explore the graveyard on the church grounds.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mgtstuo
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

If you are in Roros, I feel that you have to visit this church. Conveniently, they accept credit card to pay for your entrance. There are also a few information sheets you may borrow in various languages to gain more insight into the church decorations....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

This is in the city center by an elevated area in the city center. It is very beautiful and is one of the landmarks in Røros. It was built in the late 17's. Inside the Røros church you can see some portraits of the important...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

It is one of the most impressive churches I've seen. After the refurbishing, it is in very good shape. Opening hours for tourists could be better (and better published).

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 550helgeh
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The church in Røros seems very big to be located in a small town like this. But is har during the centuries been very important for the community, and still is. It is restored both outside and inside lately, and the beauty of the church...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

A must see when visiting Røros. Make sure you find out the opening times, so you don’t miss out on it. Often concerts in the evenings too!

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

The Church just an add on to this very impressive village , one of my favourites visits in Norway. If you Trondheim catch the train to Røros, definitely worth visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank VitorHR
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Amazing to find that Røros Church is Norway's fifth largest church, and has about 1600 seats. The church was consecrated on 15 August 1784 by Bishop Marcus Fredrik Bang. It was paid for by the Roros Copper Works. We were not able to go inside...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank JanaZC
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

A must see, incredible that such a small town can have such a big and well kept church. Do combine this with a visit to Roros museum and get more of the history of this place

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank IngunnB_13
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful church it is. We came to Røros for the very special Christmas Market, and came just in time for the lunch concert in the church. The room is much larger than I thought. It can seat up to 1600 people, and is...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank h_k0nr
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