Petajavesi Old Church, Petajavesi

#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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  • Church very characteristic in its simplicity. Wooden walls unplastered, almost messy, old cemetery around. Really special, so to be one of the seven Finnish sites recognized by UNESCO. Worth a stop by.
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  • This UNESCO world heritage site is almost 250 years old and still standing strong near the water. We visited the church during our biking trip in central Finland.  more »
  • The church is really nice, something that you rarely would see somewhere else as it is entirly made with wood. The church is small, but it's really interesting both for the architecture and for the history. If you're visiting it in winter remember to wear warm clothes as the church is not heated.
  • A 1723 building made of wood only and sitting on stones no cement used. What an amazing piece of art
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