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Church of the Holy Ghost

Niels Hemmingsens Gade 5, Copenhagen 1153, Denmark
+45 33 12 95 55
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Medieavel Church in the City Centre

As I was walking in Copenhagen city centre, the Church of the Holy Ghost's medieavel architecture... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LuckyTraveller21
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We stepped in while passing during a walk through the shopping district. It is a very nice historic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tracey L
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Niels Hemmingsens Gade 5, Copenhagen 1153, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
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+45 33 12 95 55
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"the main shopping street"
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"book sale"
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"beautiful organ"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As I was walking in Copenhagen city centre, the Church of the Holy Ghost's medieavel architecture attracted me to pop in. The interior is very beautiful and a peaceful oasis. It is worth a visit.

Thank LuckyTraveller21
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stepped in while passing during a walk through the shopping district. It is a very nice historic church, dating to the 12th century, with a beautiful organ and alter. I was drawn to the wooden cross with Jesus carved into it that you see...More

Thank Tracey L
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

The Church of Holy Ghost has the only completely preserves mediaeval building (1296) in Copenhagen. was functioning as Hospital for the poor long after Reformation, now used for exhibiciones and other events.

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

A quite respite when walking through the main shopping area. This is a very well heated church so also good for warming up again. At midday they have a brief service of music and prayer, which is worth catching.

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

This was a pretty church. There was a book sale on when we walked past. Worth a look in if you see it open.

Thank Lydia2121
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

It's a beautiful old church right on the main shopping street. Lots of great history and a few monuments in the courtyard. Very lovely to stop in and take a peek

Thank Bernardo F
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

Note well that there is no WC here nor at the H&M across the street, but a short distance away on the square there is a free, clean, and excellent facility below ground. The church is beautiful and it was a pleasure to wander about...More

Thank solomon5
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

We visited as we were passing by. The church has a very pretty altar and a spectacular organ, which was being played. There are music recitals held here - check the chalk board outside for details. There is a quiet chapel with candles for private...More

Thank 30statesJo
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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The Church of the Holy Ghost stands on a site it originally occupied as a Monastery since 1296. It received Papal recognition in 1474 when King Kristiern I visited Rome. The Church was gutted by the great fire of Copenhagen in 1728, however opened four...More

Thank Nigel G
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

This church is located along the main shopping street named Stroeget and located in the old Medieval area. It has one of the largest organs in Scandinavia and the facade of the organ dates from 1879. The church began as a Hospital Church in 1296....More

Thank Richard S
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city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which
consists of three buildings, two of which are new and
situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and
venues of the inner city and its surrounding
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