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Churches on North Funen

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Discover the beautiful churches of North Funen and find out more about each church or find your religious space!

North Funen has 30 churches, each with their own history and traditions. Look at the beautiful churches and find the ones you like. Is this the church where you want to get married? Is this the church where your grandparents were baptized? Or do you just want to be able to light a candle in the church? Whether you are looking for peace and quiet in the religious space or looking at frescoes and exploring history and architecture, Nordfyn's churches are worth a visit.

Road churches on North Funen

Find calm and tranquility, see the church, light a candle in the candle globe, read the Bible - the road churches are open for you.

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Ejlby Church - Søndersø
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Ejlby Church - Søndersø

Ejlby Church sits so beautifully in the countryside in the small village of Ejlby between Bogense and Søndersø. The church was once dedicated to Saint Ursula and was ravaged by Sweden's soldiers, but ...

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Gerskov Kirke
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Gerskov Kirke

The beautiful Gerskov Church from 1925 is close to Odense Fjord and Klintebjerg. The church is open every day and everyone is welcome to enjoy a quiet moment or to light a candle in the light globe.

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Melby Kirke
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Melby Kirke

Melby Church is a nice little village church from the 13th century in Melby between Særslev and Nørre Højrup

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Særslev Church
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Særslev Church

In Særslev you can see a large church up on a hill when you pass by on the main road - it's Særslev Church, which may have been a pilgrimage church and is still an impressive sight.

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Østrup Kirke
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Østrup Kirke

Østrup Church on Klintebjergvej close to Odense Fjord is a beautiful church from the Middle Ages, where everyone is welcome for a bit of peace and thoughtfulness - you too!

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Church frescoes on North Funen

You can see beautiful and unique church frescoes in the church in Søndersø, but there are also other churches on North Funen where you can see frescoes or parts of them. Find the most beautiful ones!

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Klinte Church
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Klinte Church

The lovely church close to Nærå Fjord offers a sacred spring, fascinating frescoes and a true miracle!

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Lunde Kirke
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Lunde Kirke

In the old village church in Lunde between Odense and Otterup you will find beautiful frescoes and many fascinating details, and this is also where King Hans bought himself a soul mass!

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Skamby Church
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Skamby Church

In the middle of Skamby, Skamby Church is located on a hilltop, so you can see it from everywhere in the surroundings - and it is well worth admiring.

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Søndersø Kirke
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Søndersø Kirke

Big and beautiful Søndersø Church from the 13th century offers unique frescoes and many beautiful details from the church's long history - worth a visit!

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Veflinge Kirke
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Veflinge Kirke

Veflinge Church is a beautiful whitewashed village church in the middle of the cozy village Veflinge, and the church contains several gifts from and memories of the noble families who lived close by.

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Uggerslev Kirke
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Uggerslev Kirke

In the middle of North Funen on the North Funen plain lies the fine whitewashed Uggerslev Church in the old village Uggerslev!

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Østrup Kirke
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Østrup Kirke

Østrup Church on Klintebjergvej close to Odense Fjord is a beautiful church from the Middle Ages, where everyone is welcome for a bit of peace and thoughtfulness - you too!

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Medieval churches of North Funen

Most of the churches on North Funen were built in the 12th and 13th centuries. Explore the beautiful old churches!

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Bederslev Kirke
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Bederslev Kirke

The red Bederslev Church is a beautiful sight as it is located close to the forest in the village of Bederslev out on the plain between Bogense and Otterup.

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Bogense Kirke - St. Nicholas Church
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Bogense Kirke - St. Nicholas Church

Bogense Church is located on top of a hillside by the coast. There is an impressive view of the sea from the church hill, and the beautiful church with the high tower and church spire can be seen from...

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Ejlby Church - Søndersø
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Ejlby Church - Søndersø

Ejlby Church sits so beautifully in the countryside in the small village of Ejlby between Bogense and Søndersø. The church was once dedicated to Saint Ursula and was ravaged by Sweden's soldiers, but ...

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Grindløse church
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Grindløse church

Grindløse Church can be found on the North Funen plain between Bogense and Otterup, and the beautiful church from the 13th century is unlike many other Danish churches not whitewashed.

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Guldbjerg church by Bogense
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Guldbjerg church by Bogense

Guldbjerg Church is situated beautifully on the hill above the road, and the lovely old village church close to Bogense brings back memories of the old days in the countryside.

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Hjadstrup Kirke
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Hjadstrup Kirke

The church with the red tower on Horsebækvej between Otterup and Uggerslev was dedicated to St. Michael and is a beautiful landmark for the village Hjadstrup!

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Hårslev Kirke
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Hårslev Kirke

Hårslev Church is a large and beautiful village church between Søndersø and Brenderup, and it has been a rich church - but has also lost its wealth a few times. Today the church is a beautiful sight!

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Klinte Church
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Klinte Church

The lovely church close to Nærå Fjord offers a sacred spring, fascinating frescoes and a true miracle!

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Krogsbølle Church
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Krogsbølle Church

Krogsbølle Church is the only church left of the 5 churches that stood in the area - and it is still a beautiful sight.

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Lunde Kirke
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Lunde Kirke

In the old village church in Lunde between Odense and Otterup you will find beautiful frescoes and many fascinating details, and this is also where King Hans bought himself a soul mass!

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Melby Kirke
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Melby Kirke

Melby Church is a nice little village church from the 13th century in Melby between Særslev and Nørre Højrup

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Norup Kirke
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Norup Kirke

Norup Church by the road between Otterup and Bogense is from the 12th century and was dedicated to Our Lady, and today it is still a beautiful sight from the road!

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Nørre Højrup Kirke
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Nørre Højrup Kirke

In the small village Nørre Højrup in the middle of North Funen between Bogense and Otterup, you'll find one of Funen's smallest churches, namely the beautiful medieval church Nørre Højrup Church.

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Nørre Næraa Kirke
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Nørre Næraa Kirke

Nørre Næraa Church is beautifully located in the small village Nr. Næraa, not far from Nærå Strand. The old medieval church hides a secret - a rune stone from the Viking Age in the wall!

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Nørre Sandager Church
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Nørre Sandager Church

Nørre Sandager Church from the 14th century is a manor church for Sandagergård, which is close by, and is a beautiful church in pure idyll in the countryside!

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Ore Kirke
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Ore Kirke

Beautiful white Ore Church from the 15th century is located on Middelfartvej between Bogense and Middelfart, and it is characterized by having belonged to the manor Oregård.

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Otterup Kirke
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Otterup Kirke

Otterup Church is a large and beautiful church, and it was already rebuilt and expanded in the Middle Ages. The church belonged to Nislevgård, and the owners made a mark on the church.

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Skamby Church
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Skamby Church

In the middle of Skamby, Skamby Church is located on a hilltop, so you can see it from everywhere in the surroundings - and it is well worth admiring.

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Skeby Church
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Skeby Church

Skeby Church from the 12th century is beautifully located in Ørritslev between Otterup and Odense Fjord - the rectory is in turn in Skeby, hence the name - and it is a detour worth looking at!

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Skovby Kirke
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Skovby Kirke

Here you see the church with its own gate for horse-drawn carriages - and the beautiful medieval church is very large, because it was a county church.

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Særslev Church
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Særslev Church

In Særslev you can see a large church up on a hill when you pass by on the main road - it's Særslev Church, which may have been a pilgrimage church and is still an impressive sight.

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Søndersø Kirke
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Søndersø Kirke

Big and beautiful Søndersø Church from the 13th century offers unique frescoes and many beautiful details from the church's long history - worth a visit!

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Uggerslev Kirke
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Uggerslev Kirke

In the middle of North Funen on the North Funen plain lies the fine whitewashed Uggerslev Church in the old village Uggerslev!

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Veflinge Kirke
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Veflinge Kirke

Veflinge Church is a beautiful whitewashed village church in the middle of the cozy village Veflinge, and the church contains several gifts from and memories of the noble families who lived close by.

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Vigerslev Kirke
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Vigerslev Kirke

The lovely church in Vigerslev between Veflinge and Søndersø is originally from the 12th century, but has been rebuilt many times since and has many beautiful and interesting details hidden behind the...

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Østrup Kirke
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Østrup Kirke

Østrup Church on Klintebjergvej close to Odense Fjord is a beautiful church from the Middle Ages, where everyone is welcome for a bit of peace and thoughtfulness - you too!

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New churches on North Funen

Well, at least relatively new... North Funen also has churches, that were built in the 19th and 20th centuries, and the pretty buildings are quite popular for weddings.

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Hasmark Church
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Hasmark Church

The church in Hasmark was built in 1892.
It was the owner of the Hofmansgave estate, Niels Erik Hofman Bang, who got the idea to build the church, and he was able to get the support of the church and t...

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Gerskov Kirke
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Gerskov Kirke

The beautiful Gerskov Church from 1925 is close to Odense Fjord and Klintebjerg. The church is open every day and everyone is welcome to enjoy a quiet moment or to light a candle in the light globe.

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Langesø Forest Chapel
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Langesø Forest Chapel

In the deep peace and quiet of the forest, lies a small chapel so beautiful to see - it is Langesø Chapel, which has a unique location by the lake and forest!

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Padesø kirke
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Padesø kirke

The beautiful church on the hilltop at Assens Landevej is Padesø Church, which was built in 1881 and is a beautiful landmark for the area.

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