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Why locals love it

Uppsala Cathedral is one of Uppsala's landmarks. It is part of the famous Uppsala silhouette seen from everywhere: the Castle, Carolina Rediviva and the Cathedral.
It is an impressive Gothic building with beautiful bow windows and grand organs.

Why you should visit it

It is a grand Cathedral, actually the largest church of
Northern Europe. It was built during the middle ages in the French High Gothic style. It has housed coronations of Swedish monarchs and many historic Swedish celebrities including Royals are buried in it.

Special tip

There is a Cathedral Café and a Cathedral Gift Shop.
During summer there are free guided tours of the Cathedral every day in Swedish and in English.

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This is a truly iconic location in Uppsala which is a must when visiting. The admission is free and if you're lucky you might dind yourself entering while the church choire is performing, giving you a peaceful tune while browsing the graves of some of Sweden's most known royals.
June 12, 2017

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