Petajavesi Old Church, Petajavesi

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  •  It is located about 30 minutes by car from the University of Jyvaskyla wooden church. In Finland's oldest wooden church is a world heritage site. Is quietly nestled in the Woods, very nice. While not everything is wooden. Incidentally, I is buried under the deceased to church. Inside the Church was a unique carved wooden decorations. Great location and staff.
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  • What a beautiful church to visit. It is located next to a beautiful lake. The two guides inside the church were very nice and helpful. If you are in the area I would definitely recommend to visit Petä...  more »
  • It is a tradition for our family to come here to the service on the Day after Christmas Day. It is a short 30 minutes service in a cold church. The church has no heating or electricity. The service is...  more »
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  • The church is really nice, something that you rarely would see somewhere else as it is entirly made with wood. The church is small, but it's really interesting both for the architecture and for the history. If you're visiting it in winter remember to wear warm clothes as the church is not heated.
  • Nice little wooden church, I appreciated the view from the bridge with the reflect on the lake's surface
  • Very nice old place!:)
  • Check out Finnish traditional architecture methods. Friendly staffs and fair fee.
  • Beautiful old wooden church
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