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Geilo cultural church

Geilo cultural church Photo: Sakarias Ingolfson
Geilo cultural church Photo: Sakarias Ingolfson

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Geilo Kulturkyrkje is the place for art and culture. An inspiring place with reflection of traditions and heritage. A place that provides an impuls of intensity for concerts, drama, dance and other cultural events. There is also an art gallery that offers artists from far and near an opportunity to expose their work. Geilo Kulturkyrkje was consecrated on November 28th 2010.
 
The church was designed by architect Jorun Westad Brusletto and the decorations are made by Kjell Nupen. There are 280 seats in the church. Together with the hall and the church gallery there is place for approx. 500.

Geilo Kulturkyrkje is a kind of seaman's church on the mountain. The church has also a quiet chamber- place for meditation, reflection and contemplation. There are also neutral chambers that can be used for different ceremonies and funerals.

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Geilo cultural church - Photo: Sakarias Ingolfson

Geilo cultural church

Geilo Kulturkyrkje is the place for art and culture. An inspiring place with reflection of traditions and heritage. A place that provides an impuls of...

Geilo cultural church

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