Sct. Ansgars Church, Copenhagen
About Sct. Ansgars Church, Copenhagen
Sct. Ansgars Church, Copenhagen - Address, Phone Number
Address: Bredgade 64, DK-1260 Copenhagen
Time Required: 00:30 Mins
Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
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St. Ansgars Church is a Roman Catholic church built on the grounds of the former chapel of the Austrian Embassy that dates back to the 1740’s. The present day church itself was founded in 1840 and it was consecrated in 1842. The church was being raised to the status of a Cathedral in 1941.
The interiors of the church take you back to a whole different time with rich paintings, sculptures and a variety of historic items that add their charm to the place. In a way, the architecture resembles that of a Roman Basilica. You are greeted with 5 statues that are embedded in the entrance wall to make way to a dome-shaped section that forms the main altarpiece. The rustic circular chandeliers, touches of blue bordering the celling and the gorgeous stained windows- all add to the extravagance of the place. If you love art, a visit here is sure to leave you speechless!
Sct. Ansgars Church Opening and Closing Hours
- Saturday at 5.00 pm
- Sunday at 10.00 am Solemn mass (parts in Latin every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month).
Special Sunday masses:
- Sunday at 3.00 pm. Mass in Spanish.
- Every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month there is a Ukrainian Mass (Byzantine rite) at 1.00 pm.
- Monday to Friday at 8.00 am
How To reach Sct. Ansgars Church by Public Transport
- By Train: Osterport
- By Metro: Kongens Nytorv
- By Bus: Fredericiagade (København)
- By Taxi
- By renting a Bicycle.
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Beautiful Church and even more awesome padres who are very helpful. I got my credencial for Camino Santiago de Compostela from here and as a bonus personal blessings from both Padres that I encountered before my pilgrimage.
Catholic church right in the center of Copenhagen. Very beautiful inside, with nicely made paintings.
It's not just a church!!! It's an artist master piece
there are nice sculptures on the front wall
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