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Address: Paltaniementie 851 | Paltaniemi, Paltamo 87850, Finland

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The old cemetery next to church is very interesting.

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

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 September 2016
Monica K

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

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

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4 of 5 bubbles 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 visit to the Paltaniemi beach - suitable for kids and not so crowded.

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3 of 5 bubbles 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 of some paintings, but yeah, they will really look better from the inside. Next to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles 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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