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Trefoldighetskirken - The Trinity Church

Trefoldighetskirken - The Trinity Church Photo: VisitOSLO/Leif-Harald Ruud Trefoldighetskirken - The Trinity Church Photo: VisitOSLO/Rolf Thoresen
Trefoldighetskirken - The Trinity Church Photo: VisitOSLO/Leif-Harald Ruud
Trefoldighetskirken - The Trinity Church Photo: VisitOSLO/Rolf Thoresen

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Trefoldighetskirken (Trinity Church) was inaugurated in 1858 and is one of the most beautiful churches in the Norwegian capital.
It is a cruciform church with facades of red tiles, and with a large central cupola. It is designed in neo-Gothic style by Alexis de Chateauneuf, but the executing architect was Wilhelm von Hanno. Trefoldighetskirken can seat up to 1200 people.

Decorations:
Two apostel figures (1858) made by Olaf O. Glosimodt.
Altar piece (1868) painted by Adolph Tidemand, depicting the Baptism of Christ.
Baptism angel with font (1886) by Julius Middelthun.
Chandelier (1923) by Emanuel Vigeland.
Stained-glass paintings (1936) by Frøydis Haavardsholm.

Mass and open church
Mass every Sunday at 7 pm.
Open church on Wednesdays 1-7 pm.

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Wed
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Transportation


Bus No.33/37/46 > Apotekergata
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Trefoldighetskirken - The Trinity Church

Trefoldighetskirken (Trinity Church) was inaugurated in 1858 and is one of the most beautiful churches in the Norwegian capital. It is a cruciform chu...

Trefoldighetskirken - The Trinity Church

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