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Lund Cathedral

Kyrkogatan 6, Lund, Sweden
+46 46 35 87 00
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Astronomic clock and giant Finn

The astronomic clock is really worth the trip. The giant Finn in the basement trying to rock the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hans B
Domdidier, Switzerland
Don't miss the Saints calendar and clock

To the left of the entrance is an amazing clock and calendar showing all the saints days - very... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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Every year more than 700,000 people visit Lund Cathedral, Swedens most visited Church. People of all ages and types are attracted here for a variety of reasons. Besides those who attend services or seek spiritual renewal, there are many tourists groups from different countries, school classes as well as visiting parties from other churches and congregations. Lund Cathedral was consecrated in 1145, and contains many well-known artifacts and features of considerable historical interest. Please don´t miss to visit the Cathedral Forum, Domkyrkoforum, a brand new modern building just south of the Cathedral. Here you can see two films about the Cathedral, drink coffee/tea, and get information.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The astronomic clock is really worth the trip. The giant Finn in the basement trying to rock the church to rubble is surprisingly small to be a giant

Thank Hans B
Reviewed 11 June 2017

To the left of the entrance is an amazing clock and calendar showing all the saints days - very beautiful and musical too!

Thank DingbatBeds
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This is a very impressing church. I've been to many churches round the world, but this really struck me. It has a simple and beautiful structure and decoration that In many ways sums up the Nordic approch to life. The beauty in simplicity and light....More

Thank MadBeer
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Quite plain and needs cleaning on the outside. The interior is pretty much the same as any church. The astronomical clock is nothing to write home about. The university and its gardens are much more interesting.

Thank Stephane R
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Five minutes walk from Lund Station, the Cathedral stands over the main square and the adjacent University buildings. Overall it is a plain building with specific highlights being the clock and the alter, and is well worth a visit. It is just a few minutes...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The building is beautiful, easy reach from both the train station and bus station. A calming and quiet oasis in the center of the city. The cathedral has a interesting astrological clock, which plays twice daily. Well worth a visit. The crypt is interesting and...More

1  Thank vtwort
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The building is a beautiful edifice or architecture. Entering it I found myself in a beautiful place. Luckily a choir was playing adding to the ambience of the place. It was a beautiful experience

Thank jetsetfly
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Not far from the train station, very nice place to visit even if you are not a religious person. Very well kept.

Thank Javier_mail2003
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The cathedral is a quiet, calming oasis in the centre of the city. It is not at all commercialised. It has an interesting astrological clock.

Thank W1856XYanita
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Don't miss the crypt and the giant Finn. Sitting along the benches along the south wall in the sun during spring. The astronomic clock.

1  Thank KalleAstrom123
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5 March 2017|
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Response from Lundsdomkyrka | Property representative |
Sorry about this rather late response, we've been temporarily unable to log in to our account here. You can always book a private guided tour in advance with our guides - please see our website for details. However, there... More
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