Kallio Church

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Kallio Church.

Kallio Church (Finnish: Kallion kirkko, Swedish: Berghälls kyrka) is a Lutheran church in the Kallio district of Helsinki, Finland. It was designed by Lars Sonck and represents National Romanticism with Art Nouveau influences. The grey granite church, completed in 1912, is one of Helsinki's most identifiable landmarks.[1]

The church is a popular venue for concerts, especially organ music, thanks to its acoustics.[1][2]

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  1. ^ a b "Kallio church". Helsinki parishes. Retrieved 4 July 2014. 
  2. ^ Mattila, Ilkka (21 March 2014). "Näin soi Herran huone: Helsingin kirkot akustiikkavertailussa". Nyt (in Finnish). Retrieved 4 July 2014. 

Coordinates: 60°11′03″N 024°56′57″E / 60.18417°N 24.94917°E / 60.18417; 24.94917