Petajavesi Old Church, Petajavesi

4.4
#1 of 6 in Historic Sites in Central Finland
Petajavesi Old Church is located in Petajavesi. To visit Petajavesi Old Church on your trip to Petajavesi, use our Petajavesi trip planning site .
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  • The Petajavesi Old Church was build by logs between 1763-1765. It is one of Finland´s 7 Unesco sights and it is well worth a visit if you are in the area. It is free to walk around outside - they char...  more »
  • It is an ancient cross-country church all made of wood, a rare example left of this type of architecture so much that it has been protected by Unesco as a World Heritage Site. The interior oozes true faith, naive, but heartfelt. The exteriors are in a beautiful and relaxing countryside. It's really worth the stop.
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  • Such an amazing piece of history! Built in only 35 days, but is remains strong 250 years later.
  • Great, very old wooden church. Worth a visit to the country side to see.
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