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Saint Ansgar's Cathedral

Bredgade 64, Copenhagen 1260, Denmark
+45 33 13 37 62
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A small Catholic church.

This is a rather small Catholic church. Given that Denmark is mostly Protestant, it was refreshing... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2017
TheShis
,
Tel Aviv, Israel
Mass

3pm mass on a Sunday, beautiful singing and atmosphere and we just happened on it by chance... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2017
Delford M
,
Cork, Ireland
via mobile
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Bredgade 64, Copenhagen 1260, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
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+45 33 13 37 62
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Reviewed March 25, 2017

This is a rather small Catholic church. Given that Denmark is mostly Protestant, it was refreshing to see this church in Copenhagen, despite it not being overwhelmingly impressive.

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Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

3pm mass on a Sunday, beautiful singing and atmosphere and we just happened on it by chance 🙏 beautiful stations of the cross

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Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

We attended a solemn Mass on a drizzly Sunday and were pleased to find the church was open early. We had never found little doors attached to either end of pews before. Although small, the cathedral had a lovely array of decorations, particularly over the...More

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Reviewed November 2, 2016

Saint Ansgar's Cathedral (or Sankt Ansgars Kirke) is the main Catholic church in this predominantly Protestant city (and country). It is a relatively small church built in neoclassical style in 1840 at the site of an earlier church built in 1764. The stern red-brick facade...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2016

While the exterior and much of the interior is plain, the beauty is in the artwork in the dome over the altar. It essentially depicts an organizational chart with God the Father at the top, Holy Spirit, and Jesus. To the sides of Jesus are...More

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Reviewed December 6, 2015

As Denmark is mostly Luthern I was curious about the R C cathedral which was not grandiose , a drab Victorian red brick building from the 1860s ! The inside was dark and uninviting ! Had all the 'whistles and bells ' associated with the...More

2  Thank Duggie65
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Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its
blend of charming old buildings and bold new
architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well
as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner
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
...More
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