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Beautiful Church

This is a beautiful wooden Church. It is said that it would be the biggest wooden Church in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
32Morten
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Finland
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This church is a must see if you are mooving around this region. It is a massive breath taking... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Terhi K
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Kerimaentie, Kerimaki 58200, Finland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful wooden Church. It is said that it would be the biggest wooden Church in the World.

Thank 32Morten
Reviewed 14 July 2018

This church is a must see if you are mooving around this region. It is a massive breath taking creation in the small center of Kerimäki. In summer time good facilities are offered around the church.

Thank Terhi K
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

This church is remarkable for being the largest wooden church in the world. It is simple and unassuming despite its huge proportions and has a lovely serene atmosphere in a peaceful wooded setting. The souvenir and coffee shop in the bell tower opposite the entrance...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Worlds largest wooden Christian church. 1848 There was not any heating designed into the church which is why it never burned down. Fascinating craftsmanship. Not used in winter except on Christmas Day.

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 19 August 2017

It is the biggest wooden church in the world. You can freely enter during its opening ours and enjoy its unique spacious hall with balconies. You can park for free (for a few ours) almost in front of the church.

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

It's a beautiful rather large wooden church with excellent acoustics. There was a wedding there when we arrived but we were able to go in once the wedding was over. There is a nice little gift shop and café just across from the entrance of...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

If you are in the region this place is worth to visit. The church is surely worth to see. It is a unique in size and considering that it is made of wood it is impressive for anyone interested in architecture and history. It has...More

Thank kirsihaa
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Maailman suurin puukirkko. Hyvin ylläpidetty, hauska nähdä kerran elämässä. Kaunis sisältä ja ulkoa. Biggest wooden church in the world in the lakedistrict. Beautiful in it's simplicity. Very lutheran in a Finnish way. Due to see if travelling nearby.

Thank SariL321
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I visited the church on a sunday afternoon which was probably not the best time to do so, particularly as a fairly major Reformation religious gathering was taking place and the church was quite crowded with a service being conducted. As a result I could...More

Thank POstcardswa
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This church is worth visiting. It is the biggest wooden church is the world. The church was painted 2009 and and all the decorations are in good condition.

Thank Timo K
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