Skara Domkyrka, Skara

Skara Cathedral is a church in the Swedish town of Skara. The cathedral is the seat for the bishop of the Church of Sweden Diocese of Skara.Its history is traced from the 11th century, but its current appearance is from the 13th century. The church has a medieval crypt that was found in 1949 after having been buried under stones since the 13th century. A grave, containing a skeleton, was found in the crypt, which is within the oldest part of the cathedral.The church is 65 meters long and the towers reach a height of 63 meters.Sources Wideen, Harald, nd: Skara Domkyrka, kort historik och vägledning Skara Cathedral profile
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  • AT any time of the year is worth a visit to this church with more than 1000 years, Christmas concerts, terms of schools, with wonderful acoustics, which makes it very attractive for many concerts.
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  • So many of the churches in Europe were affected by WWII. This cathedral dates back to 1000's and is very well preserved. This has some of the best stained glass windows I have ever seen.  more »
  • This is one of a kind church in Sweden. I will put up some photos later and they will speak for themselves . This church has two towers and I think only that Uppsala has it also in Sweden. This church...  more »
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  • Beautiful Church. Almost like a small cathedral.
  • Very beautiful church. It was quiet when we visited. There's also a nice exposition section with a lot of background information. Highly recommended to visit when you are in Skara.
  • Extremely beautiful
  • It was really nice.
  • Wonderful and amazing

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