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15 Storebackegatan, Gothenburg 413 18, Sweden
+46 31 731 92 30
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Lovely church!

We visited this church while on a Coach Tour. Situated atop a hill there are great views of the... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Tamworth, Australia
Great view

We used the tram to get up here and the views are good. Unfortunately the tower tours are twice a... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
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15 Storebackegatan, Gothenburg 413 18, Sweden
+46 31 731 92 30
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We visited this church while on a Coach Tour. Situated atop a hill there are great views of the city and the harbour, especially on a clear day. The Church is lovely inside with a decorative altar and a beautiful tapestry on the wall. Also...More

Thank Calala7
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We used the tram to get up here and the views are good. Unfortunately the tower tours are twice a day and I missed that.

Reviewed 23 July 2017

This church was included on our coach tour of Gothenberg. The high location makes it a visible landmark from most parts of the city. We were fortunate to be driven to the location rather than having to walk up streets to the church. The high...More

Thank Travelexperience12
Reviewed 5 July 2017

There are many paintings on the walls. As it turned out, these are the exhibitions of local artists who are pre-recorded to show their works. I have never seen anything like this. There is a small separate room where you can put a stone with...More

Thank Brandon A
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Great photo opportunity here. Very scenic, and very peaceful surroundings. Be careful with walking over big boulders to get your photos, some hidden water holes.

Thank george60898
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Built in 1914 and standing at 60m high, this USA great spot to sit and soak in the sun while visiting tourist spots, seeing the fireworks on New Year's Eve or just a great view of the city. You can see Göta Alv and Mich...More

Thank Monique A
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Most people going up the winding streets to this large church, doesn't enter it, but stay outside to watch the view of the city. On evenings in the summer and especially weekends, it's common to find students and other younger people partying and drinking here.

Thank Mats B
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Not very easy to get there, on top of the hill, it will take you a while to walk up to it. Ill give you a hint. From the centre go see Oscar Fredriks Church first, then cut across through the back yard to Fjalgatan...More

2  Thank Aqua_Uomo
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A church with an impressive story ( rumor has it the tower was filled with dynamites during the second world war, if the enemies would have come close enough the tower would have been blowed up) Takes some effort to walk up but easy to...More

Thank Elisabeth S
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Good solid church on the hill typical of the time. Not elaborate like European construction. Not a good wet day walk tho.

Thank Harry P
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