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Johanna Försti concert

Excellent acoustics, a little bit cold temperature. Soft chairs to sit. Lovely day light from the... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
ilkkavaa
Architectural master piece

Ristinkirkko is a design by most famous Finnish architect Alvar Aalto. The auditorio is beautifull... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
PNieminen
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14 Oct 2017
“Onhan se komea kirkko”
14 Feb 2017
“Johanna Försti concert”
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Alvar Aalto is a really important architect and designer to Finnish people, and yeah, you should check some of his works, if you're into arctitecture. But for my (FInnish) taste ,if you like churches, Finland is not the place to be.

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Excellent acoustics, a little bit cold temperature. Soft chairs to sit. Lovely day light from the windows, architech by Alvar Aalto

1  Thank ilkkavaa
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Ristinkirkko is a design by most famous Finnish architect Alvar Aalto. The auditorio is beautifull. All white but with interesting details. Besides of church it is excellent concert hall for orcherters and organ music.

Thank PNieminen
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Beautiful church designed by the legend of Finnish architecture, it worth to visit if you are interested in art, design or architecture

Thank Moyashinen
Reviewed 15 March 2016

The church building is woth of visiting because the architecture. The church is also known as music chuch. There are plenty of concerts and in each service the music is important.

Thank PNieminen
Reviewed 18 October 2015

This church is very beautiful from inside, and it is also important part of city of Lahti landscape. It is designed by Alvar Aalto and represents basic church architecture in Finland

Thank OPP_lahti
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Stunning architecture and austere beauty make this church very memorable. The acoustic is reverberant (it is often used for recordings).

Thank rhondar126
Reviewed 19 August 2015

This is a very modern church. It looks quite simplistic in colour and atmosphere but we were told that because of its architecture and modern style it made this church quite different which I do agree to. It was a very different church from what...More

Thank Shelby A
Reviewed 12 September 2014

We visitied this church partly because Aalto was the architect and partly because it has been used as a recording venue by the Lahti Symphony Orchestra. We thought the brick exterior was unattractive but liked the white interior.

Thank Sandy I
Reviewed 13 August 2014

The structure of the building is very airy and open. The beautiful organ was played a very skillful organist. The sound was superb!

Thank Maarit H
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