Another church housed in the Örgryte Gamla Kyrka complex is the Oscar Fredriks Kyrka, which looms atop a cliff at the ... More
Oscar Fredriks Kyrka
Another church housed in the Örgryte Gamla Kyrka complex is the Oscar Fredriks Kyrka, which looms atop a cliff at the foot of Masthuggetsberget hill. Built in true Gothic style, it was the brainchild of architect Helgo Zetterwall, The church was completed in 1893 and named after King Oscar II, and its splendid, light green interiors take you back to the medieval ages and transport you to a whole new realm.
In the eighteenth century, the ship Götheborg sank just outside Gothenburg on its way home from China. The hold was
full of porcelain and spices. When divers salvaged some of the remaining cargo in the 1980s, they came up ...
Iron used to be an important export product, and it used to be weighed at Järntorget (the Iron Square), hence
the name of this square. In the middle of the square, there's a statue of five female figures, symbolising ...
Delsjön is a lake located 6 kilometres east of the city centre. The lake has a jetty, rocky shores, grassy
slopes and a small sandy beach. If you do not feel like swimming, you can always hire a canoe. ...
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