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Paltaniemi Church

Paltaniementie 851 | Paltaniemi, Paltamo 87850, Finland
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Interesting frescoes

There's something about paintings - not so typical decoration on the walls. Definitely a place... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
eht2
via mobile
A church with an interesting history

This church is covered in biblical paintings that tell a story. Very cold to visit in the... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2017
Ninnunipsu
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18 Feb 2017
“A church with an interesting history”
9 Jul 2017
“Interesting frescoes ”
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Paltaniementie 851 | Paltaniemi, Paltamo 87850, Finland
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

There's something about paintings - not so typical decoration on the walls. Definitely a place worth visiting.

Thank eht2
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This church is covered in biblical paintings that tell a story. Very cold to visit in the wintertime and only open at christmas, however if you visit during the summer, the guides can tell you interesting stories about the history of the church and the...More

Thank Ninnunipsu
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I recommend to visit the cemetery during the summer or at Christmas. Christmas is worth visiting to see at evening.

Thank Monica K
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Extremely well preserved paintings of biblical stories. Free of charge, definately worth a visit, only a max 15 drive from Kajaani city center. Church is located in Paltaniemi, not in Paltamo! Check out the stables too. If visiting during the summer, combine this with a...More

Thank Themis87
Reviewed 2 September 2013

We were a bit unlucky that we haven't done some research work. The church isn't open all your round (closed from middle of August), so we could only watch the outside of the church. When you look into the windows you could see the magnificience...More

Thank Kortrijk25
Reviewed 30 April 2013

Please note, that this beautifully decorated wooden church is not in Paltamo, but in a village of Paltaniemi, 2 km from Kajaani airport and around 10 km from Kajaani centre. Correct address is Paltaniementie 851, 87850 Paltaniemi.

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