Sofia Church

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Sofia Church
Sofia kyrka
Sofia kyrka September 2012b.jpg
Sofia Church in September 2012
Location Stockholm
Country Sweden
Denomination Church of Sweden
Architecture
Architect(s) Gustaf Hermansson
Completed 1906
Administration
Parish Sofia
Diocese Stockholm
Sofia Church

Sofia Church (Swedish: Sofia kyrka), named after the Swedish queen Sophia of Nassau, is one of the major churches in Stockholm, Sweden. It was designed during an architectural contest in 1899 and was inaugurated in 1906.[1] It is located in the eastern part of the island of Södermalm, standing on the north east peak of the Vita Bergen park. Sofia church belongs to Sofia parish of the Church of Sweden.

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  1. ^ "Sofia kyrkas historia" (in Swedish). Church of Sweden. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 

Coordinates: 59°18′44″N 18°05′18″E / 59.31222°N 18.08833°E / 59.31222; 18.08833