Stockholm Cathedral, Stockholm

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Experience a piece of Stockholm's history through the stunning design, interior, and sculptures of Stockholm Cathedral, an example of Swedish Brick Gothic architecture from the Middle Ages. The oldest church in the old town, it was built in 1279 by the city's founder, Birger Jarl, and houses a number of famous items, such as the 15th-century St. George and the Dragon sculpture and the 16th-century Vädersoltavlan. Situated right next to the royal palace, this site is easy to find. To visit Stockholm Cathedral and other attractions in Stockholm, use our Stockholm vacation builder .
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  • The altar of the Temple of black and silver is a very impressive churches. Without having visited many churches in Western Europe saw the Black Temple was very austere, ago exiting. Inside the Church carving more any fine is.
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  • Is very worthwhile. St. George's beautiful image. For us Catholics the Church is a place not to be missed. Your altar and their images without words.
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  • There is much imagery of power in Stockholm as various figures in history used it to tell of their own prowess, bravery, importance. Here an amazing statue of St George slays the dragon. The dragon re...  more »

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Glitzy Stockholm provides an abundance of high-end four-star hotels and international chains that come with a reputation of being pricey and feature a distinguished Scandinavian design. You can save yourself a little money by searching out the discounts these hotels often offer. If you're looking for something more affordable, consider the medium-priced hotels north of the Old Town. The least-expensive options lie near Central Station. Since offerings tend to be more affordable the farther you go from the city center, you'll serve yourself well to find a spot near public transport. Hostels in the city tend to fill up fast, so book online in advance. Many of hotels offer the
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