The Oulu Cathedral is an Evangelical Lutheran cathedral and the seat of the Diocese of Oulu, located in the centre of Oulu, Finland. The church was built in 1777 as a tribute to the King of Sweden Gustav III of Sweden and named after his wife as Sofia Magdalena's church.It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Oulu Cathedral and many more Oulu attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Oulu trip itinerary builder .
The wooden structures burned in the large fire of the city of Oulu in 1822. The church was built again on top of the old stonewalls with famous architect Carl Ludvig Engel as the designer. The restoration works were completed in 1832, but the belfry was not erected until 1845.
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Schöne Kirche mit wenig Besuchern, hier kann man zur Ruhe kommen. Ich habe 3 Kerzen gespendet und bin wieder gegangen more »Beautiful church with few visitors, here you can come to rest. I donated 3 candles and left again
Una cattedrale molto fine nel cuore di oulu. Tutta bianca in legno e marmo con uno stupendo organo. Le vetrate dipinte sono in stile gotico. more »A very fine cathedral in the heart of Oulu. All white in wood and marble with a beautiful organ. The painted windows are in Gothic style.
Small but beautiful church. The big Piano works
Lovely building. Came in at the end of Sunday's service so waited before looking around.
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