Stumbled upon this while exploring the streets of Gothenburg. It's a nice church from the outside, although doesn't seem particularly old. I didn't go inside but I had a walk around the gardens which were colourful for this time of year. Surprisingly peaceful despite being surrounded by busy shopping streets.
I am not a snob but I didnt like it. I was expecting more for this landmark. don't get me wrong, it is nice but Goteborg has better looking churches around to reveal old architecture, Annedalskyrkan, Hagakyrkan, etc. It doesn't have the old feel. It is the Cathedral because is it central and it has a history but the looks... 更多
We had a short visit to the Gustavi Cathedral. A very nice and simple setting with a gorgeous altar. A typical Scandinavian church to us, but a very nice one.
This is the cathedral for the entire bishopric. The inside is lovely. And the accoustics are phenomenal. They have a great music program and their acapela (sp) choir is outstanding. Check times for frequent free concerts at noon.
The Gustavi Cathedral has a typical Scandinavian interior, which you don't expect seeing the outside. The building is absolutely worth a short visit. It shows also a little bit of the typical Swedish way of life.
Step into the cathedral and be fascinated. Newly renovated, sacred and calm arises in this stripped down but very tasteful church building.Few but beautiful art installations.
Church was founded in 1633 and named after king Gustav II. It was last rebuilt in 1815 after a fire. Earlier it was surrounded by cemetery, which is now converted to a park. There is a bust of Peter Wieselgren, a cathedral dean in the park. Bell tower has highest wt of bells in a single tower in Sweden. Church... 更多
I have to admit that there is not much to see in this church, but it definitely has an amazing atmosphere and a lot of positive energy. I've never seen a church like this in my country, so I thought it is pretty amazing, though I can imagine that it wouldn't be anyhow special for people who are used to... 更多