Nuuk Cathedral, Nuuk

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Learn about historical local architecture at Nuuk Cathedral, which seems to have incorporated elements from each period. Initially built in 1849, the church began as a simple wood and soapstone Lutheran structure. During subsequent decades, it was paneled with red and white wood, and a wooden tower was added in the 1920s. Attend mass or simply walk around and enjoy the quiet, peaceful atmosphere. A visit to Nuuk Cathedral represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Nuuk holiday tool to plot your vacation.
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  • This delightful little wooden church is a Cathedral! It is beautifully sited close to the sea, and looks particularly charming from the cliff top. As we approached we could see that there was a...  more »
  • the church was closed the walk to it was very easy from the ship. I am glad I didn't pay for a tour there all places were close to the dock and could walk the best view was from a big stone mountain.....  more »
  • The Nuuk Cathedral is a beautiful church overlooking the water. Located in the very scenic area of old Nuuk. This is an active church, as activities were going on each day that I walked by.  more »
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