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Church in the middle of the street.

If you are approaching from Helsinki, suddenly this church arises in the front of you, basically... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Helsinki, Finland
Lovely church

The view of the church is best from the small green just to the south of the church and across the... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
Hereford, United Kingdom
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12 Aug 2018
“Church in the middle of the street.”
22 May 2018
“Impressed by its size compared to the village”
Brandensteininkatu 2 | 07900, Loviisa 07900, Finland
+358 19 531043
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

If you are approaching from Helsinki, suddenly this church arises in the front of you, basically street is divided in two going both sides of the church, but later traffic is being guided only on one side. The Church was built 1865 to replace previously...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank mWrite
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

The church is the first thing that you would bump on when arriving by the road. I have been more surprised by the ratio of the church compared to the size of Loviissa. I am not a huge fan of churches and Nordic ones are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Eric_PAQUAY
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Passing by this beautiful church every day. One of the most majestic churches in finland. It is also a land mark for Lovisa. You can see it almost everywere in Lovisa

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank hokki40
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This big and beautiful redbrick church is located next to Loviisa market place. Parking place is just next to church, so easily reached by car too.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Merja75
Reviewed 20 January 2017

In winter, it is difficult to visit the cities, because many places are closed... ... of course churches are open on sunday during the Mass

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The view of the church is best from the small green just to the south of the church and across the street. We did a walking loop from the central green to the fortress ruin, down past the marina to the beach and back through...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank pesti13
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

This is the landmark of Loviisa. The old main highway 7 almost runs through the church. If you like churches or visit Loviisa in any case definitely worth stopping by. Very typical church in Finland.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

On the way down to Kotka, I was on the coach that took the motorway, so I didn't manage to get a glimpse of the church. However, I took the slow coach back from Broby/Siltakyla and when the driver said that there would be a...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank mishmish a
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Very beautifull architectual experience. It is a landmark when arriving to Loviisa. Inside wiew makes you feel a small human being. Make your day and visit Loviisa church. Took a rest thru silence. Forget how important you are.

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank Petri65
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Hi! Church is quite old and made of red bricks.Inside is nice paintings on the roof and behind the altar. This church has been built 1863-1865 because first wooden church was burned-out. In summertimes this opens at 11 am.

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank Sakari L
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