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Lovely church in a beautiful town

After you finish with the church, you should visit the waterfront. Lysekil is the largest town on... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
John M
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Raleigh, North Carolina
An imposing landmark

Lysekil church stands on a high point and can be seen for miles around. No wonder it is used as a... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Ann B
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3 Oevre Kyrkogatan, Lysekil 453 30, Sweden
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Reviewed 21 June 2015

Nice quiet place.Church is standing on top of hill and you can have fine viev on Lysekil. Church have nice design,and you can takephotos here.

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Reviewed 23 September 2018

After you finish with the church, you should visit the waterfront. Lysekil is the largest town on the coast. It’s at the tip of a peninsula. There is a wonderful hike down to the water past a lot of pink granite. Lovely!

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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Lysekil church stands on a high point and can be seen for miles around. No wonder it is used as a navigation marker for sea farers. It is made of the red granite which was cut only a few hundred yards from its position. It...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This church is the first in Sweden we visit son no comparison yet but to us it looked very friendly and well balanced. All about community and caring with a lot of kid stuff a special room for them to play and a couple of...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2016

This amazing church towers above the skyline of the town. It has a large free car park and is built from red granite from a local quarry. The present church is the third to be built. Along the western aisle ,is an old piece from...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2015

Nice building, but inside is where I was more impressed. I got the impression that catholic churches in Sweden are really oriented to hospitality and participation.

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Reviewed 21 June 2015

Nice quiet place.Church is standing on top of hill and you can have fine viev on Lysekil. Church have nice design,and you can takephotos here.

2  Thank DianaPollland
Reviewed 11 June 2015

This church is amazing! The décor and atmosphere is out of this world. While I didn't attend a service there, I did pay visit to the church. I even left a few prayers via the prayer candles.

2  Thank Brenton A
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Just impressing architecture from the beginning of the 20th century. The drawings in the roof, the altarpiece and the pulpit as survived a fire in the German church in Gothenburg. If you want peace and silence or listen to a concert I can recommend this...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2015

Landmark Lysekil Church is visible for miles as it towers above the coastal Swedish town of Lysekil. Serving as a navagation mark, the spectacular narrow spire rises 95 feet above sea level. For visitors, the most dramatic views are seaside whereby one has enough distance...More

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