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Washington Island Stavkirke

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This was part of the tour and never thought to have stop here if it weren't. The architecture is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Winthrop Harbor, Illinois

Such a peaceful and beautiful stop. The craftsmanship of the building is amazing. The prayer path... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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1763 Town Line Rd, Washington Island, WI 54246-9110
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was part of the tour and never thought to have stop here if it weren't. The architecture is amazing and the church is absolutely beautiful.

Thank leapyear29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a peaceful and beautiful stop. The craftsmanship of the building is amazing. The prayer path is very nice and worth the time to walk and read the verses.

Thank akmn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a stop on the tour we took. Very interesting to learn about the history behind this church. Beautiful and the surroundings are very peaceful. One of my favorite stops out of 5!

Thank victoriah788
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're in Door County... And especially if you go to Washington Island... This is a must-see. Very unique Church small but definitely worth the stop. Don't really know why they have a viking slash Norwegian replica Church in Wisconsin but it was interesting. Built...More

Thank chattygirl7491
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must see spot on the island! The craftsmanship of this church is really beautiful! The grounds around it are also quite lovely.

Thank Barbara D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely spot to just relax and take it all in. The structure is beautiful. The location is lovely. The only downside is its popularity. You'll have to be patient and polite to get a photo of the full structure without other visitors in your...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a hidden gem, and we didn't see it from the road. It was a striking, and beautiful place of worship. The structure was well built. Inside, it is solemn, and peaceful. This was a surprisingly pleasant work of art.

Thank pasyalannatin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small church built with traditional medieval Norwegian techniques...the pattern is a replica of a church built in 1150 a.d. in Borgund, Norway. Fantastic elements, if you have Scandinavian heritage or are a fan of Vikings, this will be a worthwhile stop. If you're not...More

Thank Colleen587
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just stop and visit! A “not to miss experience” to see what humans can create. Beautiful and peaceful!

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous church and beautiful grounds. The architecture of the building is really unique and historic. Definitely worth the stop to check it out.

Thank Sara B
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3 June 2018|
Response from MegE9608 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Wednesday evenings I believe. I bet if you contacted the church affiliated with Stavkirke (it’s right across the street) they’d have a schedule.