We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Tyska Kyrkan

Tyska Kyrkan or Old German Church is a pretty church located at Svartmangatan 16 in Gamla Stan... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
hulagirlSurrey
,
Staines, United Kingdom
Admission for entry

Whilst in the old town check the church out. The church has a Summer Cafe located in the grounds... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
DavidManchester107
,
Manchester, United Kingdom
Read all 341 reviews
354
All photos (354)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“stained glass”(7 reviews)
“gamla stan”(36 reviews)
“dark wood”(4 reviews)
About
As featured in 3 days in Stockholm
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-3°
Dec
-1°
-5°
Jan
-6°
Feb
Contact
Svartmangatan 16 A | Gamla Stan, Stockholm 111 29, Sweden
Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
Website
+46 8 10 12 63
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Stockholm
from US$32.80
More Info
from US$45.00
More Info
from US$30.60
More Info
ABBA The Museum
21 Reviews
from US$28.30
More Info
Reviews (341)
Filter reviews
126 results
Traveller rating
50
48
28
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
50
48
28
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews stained glass gamla stan dark wood highest point nice interior early music festival beautiful windows visiting hours royal box patron saint organ concert worth a stop medieval stockholm interesting visit free entrance spire merchants
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 126 reviews
Reviewed 10 November 2018

My husband and I had a visit to this church that happened to coincide with the Stockholm Early Music Festival, this year using the Tyska Kyrkan as its venue space. Sublime does not begin to explain the experience listening to early Italian vocals expressed in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MassFamilyTravelers
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Tyska Kyrkan or Old German Church is a pretty church located at Svartmangatan 16 in Gamla Stan. Lovely tall spire.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hulagirlSurrey
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This is one amazing church first time I see a church that is square and as end it doesn't make sense inside when it comes to the Distribution on the other side the decoration inside is so amazing that requires a lot of time just...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chipilingt
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Whilst in the old town check the church out. The church has a Summer Cafe located in the grounds where you can get inexpensive tea and coffees along with bakery items

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank DavidManchester107
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Located in Old Town and a convenient walk from our hotel. The Old German Church is the most impressive reminder of the influence of Germans in medieval Stockholm. The spire of the church marks the highest point in Gamla Stan, Stockholm's Old Town. A nice...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RobertRAH-64
Reviewed 3 September 2018

I would not make a special journey to see this, but if you are in the Old Town it's a charming church to go to, with a fine interior. Also concerts some evenings.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank KirkieClare
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Tyska Kyrka is a beautiful church located in Stockholm, which has a nice facade and it is possible visit the inner part. An interesting visit if you are in the zone. In the average.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

With its tall spire this church is quite a landmark in Gamla Stan. The interior can be seen without charge, though signage indicates that it would cost 30 SEK to explore the inside. It's worth having a look at the decorative altar and other features...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bartonbears
Reviewed 23 August 2018

St Gertrud's Church (colloquially the German Church) boasts a 96m tower and a very fine interiour. The magnificent gilt church organ is a replica of the original organ as it looked in the 1680ies. Admire the Kings's Gallery, pulpit and altar. Admission is free.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kattullus
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We visited this church, you can see the church spire from just about anywhere around the Old Town. Inside was nice, but not spectacular. After stepping inside, we could see enough of the church that there seemed to be little point in paying the admission...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank James W
View more reviews
Nearby
Gamla Stan & Riddarholmen
Gamla Stan is Stockholm’s historic old town and home
to the Swedish Royal Palace. It’s the most central
island of Stockholm and accompanied by the small
island of Riddarholmen, mainly known for its famous
Riddarholm Church. Gamla Stan tends to be a bit
touristy at times but is definitely worth visiting:
take a stroll past the well-preserved buildings and
through the small (and also Sweden’s narrowest)
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 156 nearby hotels
Scandic Gamla Stan
776 reviews
.09 miles away
Sven Vintappare Hotel
245 reviews
.11 miles away
Victory Hotel
740 reviews
.13 miles away
Lord Nelson Hotel
303 reviews
.13 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,516 nearby restaurants
Caffellini
79 reviews
.03 miles away
Espresso House
379 reviews
.03 miles away
Sallys
540 reviews
.03 miles away
Texas Longhorn Gamla Stan
282 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 605 nearby attractions
Stockholm Old Town
18,165 reviews
.08 miles away
Stortorget
1,135 reviews
.07 miles away
Nobel Museum
2,292 reviews
.08 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tyska Kyrkan (Old German Church) staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines