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White brick cathedral

Although the Gothic Budolfi Cathedral is not very large, it makes a striking statement due to its... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mmarymomm
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White Cathedral

Came across Budolfi Cathedral striking white Church in the middle of the Old town this church dates... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Lee S
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Australia
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Budolfi Cathedral is placed on the highest spot in the old Aalborg between the old highstreet Algade and Gammeltorv. Its snow white facade gives the cathedral a exalted expression even though its actually the smallest of its kind i Denmark. Budolfi...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although the Gothic Budolfi Cathedral is not very large, it makes a striking statement due to its gleaming white bricks. The current cathedral replaced earlier structures in the late 14th century. In the interior the organ stands out and is still in working order. It...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very short visit to the Cathedral with our small tour group. Beautiful ceiling fresco’s and beautiful sanctuary with a beautiful altar and chandeliers. Worth a short visit and excellent for good photographers.

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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Saturday noon and Organ on full blast. For agnostic, the place converts one. Very emotional experience. Only a few Saturdays left this season for the fantastic performance of organ compositions. don't miss it. Last chance.

Thank Tristan S
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Came across Budolfi Cathedral striking white Church in the middle of the Old town this church dates back in history. Unfortunately we could not go in as we did not have the time, will try & get back one day.

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

The Cathedral is easy to spot from a distance and find in town. It’s spire reaches above the modest skyline of town buildings. Nice church and worth a look.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 2 June 2018

All in all, our walking tour of Aalborg was very interesting, the old post office that is next door to the Budolfi Cathedral was neat to see with all the holes in the tower for the carrier pigeons. The cathedral was small but lovely -...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Really nice cathedral. Went I went which was after 1pm there was nobody in there apart from us and it was so quiet. Definitely worth visiting. There is parking there as well.

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

I've seen far more impressive cathedral's in Danmark so far. It's ok to have a quick look of you're walking past it but I wouldn't say it's a must see.

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful church. The interior is quite plain as it’s Lutheran and it’s very white but there is plenty of interest to see and we were made to feel very welcome. Try to avoid going in when a tour party is in.

Thank fmck49
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Even if not going inside, it is still beautiful to admire it from the outside and the history is interesting, too. It is named for a 650 AD Benedictine monk (English) who is known as St. Botolph. During the reformation in the mid-1500's, it became...More

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