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Address: 15 Storebackegatan, Gothenburg 413 18, Sweden (Formerly MASTHUGGSKYRKAN (Masthuggs Church))
Phone Number: +46 31 731 92 30
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Average church, beautiful location

Not very easy to get there, on top of the hill, it will take you a while to walk up to it. Ill give you a hint. From the centre go see Oscar Fredriks Church first, then cut across... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 October 2016
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Not very easy to get there, on top of the hill, it will take you a while to walk up to it. Ill give you a hint. From the centre go see Oscar Fredriks Church first, then cut across through the back yard to Fjalgatan and follow the road to this church. The church doesnt offer much other than a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

A church with an impressive story ( rumor has it the tower was filled with dynamites during the second world war, if the enemies would have come close enough the tower would have been blowed up) Takes some effort to walk up but easy to jump on the bus nr 60

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Thank Elisabeth S
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Good solid church on the hill typical of the time. Not elaborate like European construction. Not a good wet day walk tho.

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Thank Harry P
Göteborg
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Masthuggs churche is on the top of the hill - close to Järntorget. It is nice place for a break during spring and summer days. there is a wunderful view towards city from this place.

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Thank Andrea O
Ottawa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

It is the church that you can see from the shores of the river almost from everywhere in the city. The church..don't really worth a visit, but the views of the city and of the river valley are fabulous

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Thank thor2705
Gothenburg, Sweden
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The view from Masthuggskyrkan is very nice, but the church itself isn't worth visiting really. It's a nice enough church but nothing special.

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

The church is placed in a really nice viewpoint to all Gothenburg. Is is a historical monument well preserved. I really liked the exterior of the church (there are wooden doors in stone walls that give the place a medieval look). Interior is quiet, clean decorated and perfect for taking a break.

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Thank andrei_petrescu
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

A nice place to see a beatiful view of goteborg! The church has a old decoration and we can feel the christianity getting power through the ages! You should visit and take some pictures of the view! It's awesome!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

This was a photo stop on a guided tour, right after we had arrived in Goteborg from Denmark via ferry. Unfortunately, it was a cloudy and foggy day, but enough of the fog had lifted to let us know the sights from here on a clear day would be spectacular. They were very good despite the fog when I was... More 

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Thank Ronald D
Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

The church itself is architecturally very interesting and was designed by Sigfrid Ericson in the National Romantic style, and the builder was Ivar Burman. Kyran was built in 1911 and was inaugurated in 1914. Masthuggskyrkan is one of the most important landmarks in Gothenburg. You just need to visit the church on the mountain. The church tower is 60 meters... More 

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