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. Use our Stockholm travel itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Stockholm Cathedral and other attractions in Stockholm.
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  • August 19, 2017
    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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  • August 18, 2017
    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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  • August 17, 2017
    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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