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Hammerfest Church

Kirkegata 21, Hammerfest 9600, Norway
+47 78 40 29 20
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Beautiful Arctic church with great views

Top of town but not obvious until close by. Very modern like so many churches in the Arctic. Good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beverley H
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Dorset, United Kingdom
Modern archecture

Beautiful building and visible from all over the town and bay. Ultramodern and in keeping with your... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anthony S
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Brisbane, Australia
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Kirkegata 21, Hammerfest 9600, Norway
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+47 78 40 29 20
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"stained glass"
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"beautiful building"
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"short walk"
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"light a candle"
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"norwegian style"
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"organ concert"
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"hurtigruten dock"
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"well worth a visit"
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"couple of hours"
in 2 reviews
"coastal voyage"
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"window"
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"wall"
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"architecture"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Top of town but not obvious until close by. Very modern like so many churches in the Arctic. Good guides to explain. We just missed a short concert.

Thank Beverley H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful building and visible from all over the town and bay. Ultramodern and in keeping with your I age of Norway.

Thank Anthony S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Certainly visit this church if you re in Hammerfest. It is a striking building which standards out in the town. Its angular architecture is very interesting. Internally it has some features which add to its appeal.

Thank George N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked to the church from the tourist information office as they were promoting a concert for passengers from our cruise ship. Unfortunately after waiting 15 minutes the concert did not happen. The church itself is nice, but more impressive on the outside and easy...More

Thank PamF47
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the visit . Pulpit and Organ area very colourful . Very modern building great shapes . Glad we took trouble to find . Older church nearby on opposite side of road.

1  Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

A spacious modern building at the top of the town. It is light and capacious with a peaceful atmosphere.

1  Thank 380Roger
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

We visited just as a christening was finishing. The small square stained glass side Windows are beautiful and contemporary.

1  Thank Judi B
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

This was certainly worth a walk up the hill in the snow to this lovely little church the stained glass windows are beautiful I can recommend a visit we had a couple of hours to spend when on a Hurtigruten cruise

3  Thank Peter W
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Highlight of trip. Must see. Stained glass windows beautiful. A nice little walk up the hill. Calm and interesting history.

Thank maizedaisy
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place :) It’s not my first visit to religious place but this one is so different. I highly recommend this place no matter which religion are you...

Thank PetarBata
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anon3040
22 May 2018|
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Response from simply-peregrinating | Reviewed this property |
Not far at all. The church is up a short incline to the right of where Hurtigruten docks. It probably takes 5 to 10 minutes to walk there depending on your walking speed. As you come off the ship, tourist information is... More
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Jacquie501965
12 March 2015|
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Response from wendyanddavid536 | Reviewed this property |
Unlikely I would have thought. Contact Hurtigruten, they should know the answer.
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