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Olavskirkjan, Kirkjubour

Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.3/5 based on 15+ reviews on the web
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  • The Church was fortunately open. You go DOWN to get into the Church. It gives the real feel of age. Interesting altar painting by Peter Jackson-Mykines, Greece, the Faroe Islands ' first professional visual artist. Glass art by Tróndur Patursson on Church gate. He lives in the village.
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  • A very plain parish church that kisses the North Atlantic. Modern art above the holy end and one other religious painting of note. Solid construction. Interesting graveyard. Loos near by. 
  • It's a really nice and calm place. The church is beautiful placed by the small harbour. The church itself is not so special but with the church ruins, the harbour and old original houses it's a place ...  read more »
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