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Eastern Norway Innlandet SØR-AURDAL

Reinli Stave Church

  • +47 61348580
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Reinli Stave Church dates back to around 1326. Prior to this, the site has been home to two other churches. The only remains left of the first church are graves, and the second must have burnt down or been demolished. 

Reinli Stave Church is a parish church, but is only used during summer. For the rest of the year, the chapel further down the road is used. Reinli Stave Church still has 12 medieval consecration crosses. These have been painted black, and are believed to date back to around 1326. Reinli stave church is the only one in Norway with all consecration crosses intact. The altarpiece is a medieval triptych, but it was paintet in the 1890s and 1920s. A crucifix hangs on the choir wall. Fittings in wrought iron, the soapstone font and a bell in the belfry are all from the Middle Ages. The wall features a hatch for the leprous, which was used to let them confess and receive Holy Communion.
 

​​​​​Admission (incl. guiding)
Adults NOK 60,-
Childre under 16 NOK 40,-
Family NOK 150,-
No student or senior discounts.
Groups: In 2020 a maximum number of 10 persons can be admitted into the church at the same time. Group prices are therefore not applicable.

Visits out of hours on request, minimum charge NOK 500,-

Please note that we cannot except foreign currencies, i.e. Euro.

 


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Season
  • Summer

Opening hours

Jun 21, 2020 – Aug 16, 2020
Mon Tue Thu Fri Sat Sun 11:00 AM–5:00 PM
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