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Holy Spirit Church, Tallinn

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Religious Site
Displaying a blend of architectural styles, Holy Spirit Church houses a famous 17th-century clock, which is one of the most popular historical sites in the city. The angular, gabled facade, and unusual octagonal tower, showcase some of the church's numerous modifications since its construction in the 1200s. As you wander the aisles and naves, admire the wealth of religious artwork, including 15th-century painted panels, depictions of Biblical scenes, and a memorial to British soldiers who fought in the Baltic during World War I. Keep an eye out for the diverse building techniques, such as the Gothic-style windows and vaulted ceilings. Don't forget to visit the iconic clock, which is ornately carved and decorated. Using our international travel planner, Tallinn attractions like Holy Spirit Church can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Pühavaimu kirik oen fantastic attraction. . When you step into that Church, you are immediately over the centuries. -In the event of Good luck, the Church may be beautiful music.
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  • Particular Church and quite impressive. You can climb the side balconies to watch the aisle from above. The Gothic stained glass create light effects that are projected on the wooden benches and the altar is very elaborate.
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  • Interesting building. Neighboring the oldest cafe in Tallinn - Maiasmokk ("Sweet Tooth"), and in front of the Guild house.  more »
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  • Very nice clock on the wall!
  • Nice
  • Not too much in church.
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  • Nice
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