Årdal Church (Sogn og Fjordane)

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Årdal Church
Årdal kyrkje
Årdal kirke (2016).jpg
View of the church
Årdal Church is located in Sogn og Fjordane
Årdal Church
Årdal Church
Location in Sogn og Fjordane county
Årdal Church is located in Norway
Årdal Church
Årdal Church
Årdal Church (Norway)
61°14′18″N 7°42′25″E / 61.2382°N 7.7070°E / 61.2382; 7.7070Coordinates: 61°14′18″N 7°42′25″E / 61.2382°N 7.7070°E / 61.2382; 7.7070
LocationÅrdal Municipality,
Sogn og Fjordane
CountryNorway
DenominationChurch of Norway
ChurchmanshipEvangelical Lutheran
History
StatusParish church
Consecrated19 December 1867
Architecture
Functional statusActive
Architect(s)Christian Christie
Completed1867
Specifications
Capacity400
MaterialsWood
Administration
ParishNedre Årdal
DeaneryIndre Sogn prosti
DioceseDiocese of Bjørgvin

Årdal Church (Norwegian: Årdal kyrkje) is a parish church in Årdal Municipality in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. It is located in the village of Årdalstangen, at the end of the Årdalsfjorden. The church is part of the Nedre Årdal parish in the Indre Sogn deanery in the Diocese of Bjørgvin. The red, wooden church was built in 1867 by the architect Christian Christie. The building was consecrated on 19 December 1867. The church seats about 400 people.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "Årdal kyrkje, Nedre Årdal". Kirkesøk: Kirkebyggdatabasen. Retrieved 2014-02-25.
  2. ^ "Oversikt over Nåværende Kirker" (in Norwegian). KirkeKonsulenten.no. Retrieved 2014-02-25.