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Borgund Stavechurch

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Built around 1180 and is dedicated to the Apostle Andrew. The church is exceptionally well preserved and is one of the most distinctive stave churches in Norway. Some of the finest features are the lavishly carved portals and the roof carvings of dragons's heads. The stavechurches are Norway's most important contribution to world architecture and Norway's oldest preserved timber buildings.
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NOK 70

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  • Cultural heritage Cultural heritage
  • Buildings & Monuments Buildings & Monuments

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5/1/2013 - 10/6/2013
Mon - Sun
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Borgund Stavechurch

Borgund Stavechurch

Built around 1180 and is dedicated to the Apostle Andrew. The church is exceptionally well preserved and is one of the most distinctive stave churches...

Borgund Stavechurch

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