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S:t Nicolai Kyrka (Nikolaikyrkan)

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Address: Nikolaigatan, Orebro, Sweden
Phone Number: +46 19 15 45 00
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Interesting story, great church for its history

The building doesn't show much, it is old, they don't even know exactly how old it is. Was probably built in 13th or 14th century but it was the only church in town until 20th... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 October 2016
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Toronto, Canada
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Orebro, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is worth a visit no matter time of year. It is a mighty building on the inside and majestic from the outside. Take a walk around it and then step inside. Mindblowing that this was hand manmade.

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Thank Mats O
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

The building doesn't show much, it is old, they don't even know exactly how old it is. Was probably built in 13th or 14th century but it was the only church in town until 20th century. However, the church is a very important and busy place for the locals. It is a free Wifi spot and everybody is in front... More 

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Orebro, Sweden
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

IF your interested of dead religion this is it! A piece of church history! Confusing and irr religious!

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Thank Leif B
Orebro, Sweden
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

This church is interesting in several ways. It is built in the 13th century and with stones from the neighbourhood. Different kind of stones because they ran out of the first stones. The architecture is gothic. Worth visiting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

The best way to forget about bad times, is a really nice churchI felt like I recharge my batteries here. Worth a visit if you r in town.

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Thank Nicoleta P
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Nice good looking church from the outside, but nothing really to see inside... Everything is remodeled, fee things you can see there are original

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Thank Michal D
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

The church is situated near the main city square. The first church was built on this site in the 13th century with the tower and one side chapel built in the 15th century and another side chapel renovated in the late 19th century. There has clearly been more recent renovations, especially to the roof. So quite a mix of building... More 

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Thank Emanpee
Örebro
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

This church is restored several times. You can see many different styles but most gothic. It´s rather small and dark inside.

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North Palm Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

It is a lovely cathedral in a pretty area of Orebo. It is easy to find and there is plenty of parking around the downtown area. It is well maintained inside and out but having said that it is just one more old church.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

I stumbled upon this church during a service. Children were singing and the place was so crowded I had to stand in the doorway, half in and half out. Seeing this church when its 'alive' is magical. The acoustics are awesome, the people warm and friendly. What a beautiful church.

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