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From Stockholm: 5-Hour Medieval Churches Tour

Product ID: 141345
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On this 5-hour tour from Stockholm, explore the church history of Sweden through visits to medieval churches from the 12th century. Look at well preserved wall paintings, sculptures, rune stones and more.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Pickup included

please wait in the lobby at the apointed time, only hotel pickup if within 5km from the Stockholm central station.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore various well preserved churches from the 12th century onward
  • Discover Christian viking runestones
  • Marvel at preserved wall paintings and wooden sculptures from 15th century
Full description
Experience Swedens uniquely preserved medieval churches with an experienced guide on this tour which includes hotel pick-up and drop off. You'll see several fascinating churches, including: Vallentuna Church, Orkesta Church, Markims Church and possibly also Täby Church. These churches date back to the late 12th century.

Expect to see wooden sculptures dating from the 14th to 16th centuries, winged alterpieces, 15th century murals, Romanesque architecture, medieval crosses, historical baptism fonts, stone-mason signatures from as early as 1000s and Christian rune stones.

Come and experience the stunning objects held within these churches, which have been preserved in their original condition and not retouched or repainted. Dive into the great ecclesiastical history of Sweden.
Includes
  • Driver and transportation
  • Live professional guide
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Sweden History Tours

Product ID: 141345