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Odense Cathedral - Sct. Knuds Church

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St canute's cathedral

Visited odense and first place i visited was this church. Gothic design is always awesome. Great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Taguig City, Philippines
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Historical Church

Centrally located, a visit to this church is worth for the history and architecture. Especially... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Juliana K
Sao Paulo, SP
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Klosterbakken 2, Odense 5000, Denmark
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited odense and first place i visited was this church. Gothic design is always awesome. Great park outside with thw statue of Hans Christian Andersen. Relaxing place just right beside the church can sit and chill. Very solemn place. The architectural design of this place...More

Thank ronnav2016
Reviewed 15 October 2018

HCA was confirmed in this beautiful cathedral, and it is a place of peace and spiritual nourishment. Step aside, and let God wrap His loving arms around you as history speaks into present tense.

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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

For being nearly 550 years old, the work done to keep this place functioning, they've done a great job. Downside? Screaming kids in the place.

Thank yodel_and_clemmie
Reviewed 8 August 2018

My wife and I are of a different religion, but this is a beautiful house of worship. They were getting ready for a 12 noon organ concert so I suppose the organist was practicing and it was emotional walking around the church. Very worthwhile to...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Coming from Italy, one might say that this cathedral wouldn't carry you away. But it is really astonishing. The wooden carved guilded altar is really something to see!! In the crypt you can take a look at St. Knuds and his brother's bones, both killed...More

Thank 966robertom
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Centrally located, a visit to this church is worth for the history and architecture. Especially light and airy inside.

Thank Juliana K
Reviewed 3 June 2018

If you like churches it's quite nice. The entrance is free like most other churches. So it's worth a look if you're in the area.

Thank 773nicholasn
Reviewed 23 May 2018

The chimes at 12 are something special and it was also opening time for the church.A beautiful place inside and worthy of a visit.

Thank fairliekid
Reviewed 13 February 2018

I visited in February and was the only person in the cathedral which made it very peaceful. In the crypt you can have a look at the bones from St. Knuds and his brother. There is no entrance fee and the displays are mostly also...More

Thank Martina1888
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

It's a nice church, made some nice pictures there, if you're in Odense it's worth to take a look. When we went in we were the only people in there and it was nice to see catacombs of some Danish kings. I don't know exactly...More

Thank Karina K
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