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Alesund Church

Eidfjord Old & New Church



Alesund Church

Built in 1906-09, Aleston Church replaced one destroyed in the Great Town Fire of 1904. Constructed of stone dressed in marble in the Art Nouveau style with an interior incorporating Neo-Baroque and Neo-Romanesque elements.  READ MORE


Old & New Church


Dating from the 14th century, Eidfjord’s Old Church is constructed of stone and has its nave and chancel of equal width. Due to his condition it ceased to be used when a new church was constructed and was consecrated in 1981. Following the opening of the New Church the old one was used for special occasions and was open to visitors, although now, due to the unsafe flooring, it is closed and kept locked.  READ MORE



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