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Øksnes has 4 churches. Two cross-churches and one long-churc

Alsvåg Church: Longchurch of wood, build in 1923 as a chapel. Converted in 1949 as a church. Altarpiece: Gebart from Tromsø, 1923.
Langenes Church: Cross-Church in timber, unknown year of construction, additions 1748-1796. Altarpiece, "Crucifixion" Gottfried Ezekiel 1758.
Myre Church: Fan-shaped concrete and glulam structures, built 1979. Altarpiece, "Apostle Symbols", Asbjørn Hagerup and Kamme Greiff, 1979.
Øksnes Church, Øksnes: Cross-Church in timber, 1700s. Altarpiece: "The Savior in Gethsemane". You'll find this church at Øksnes in Skogsøya - you can take the local boat from Myre. It takes 10 minutes by boat.


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