Churches along The Ancient Road Cycling Route in Middle Jutland
You will find several churches along The Ancient Road. They will welcome you in for a visit, just as they have done for the hikers in the past thousand years.
Tjele Kirke ligger umiddelbart vest for Herregården Tjele.
Den oprindelige romanske kirke er stærkt ombygget. Det indre af kirken præges af rige gravminder fra adelsslægterne fra herregården bl.a. st...
Vammen Kirke er sandsynligvis opført i 1200-tallet, og den har bevaret den romanske apsis.
Kirken ligger midt i den ret store landsby, Vammen.
Det indre præges af et freskomaleri fra 1952 af Stefan ...
Rødding Kirke er i sin kærne fra romansk tid.
I kirkens indre præger inventaret præg af gaver fra slægten Parsberg fra den tidligere herregård Sødal, som ligger et par kilometer nord for kirken og by...
Houlkær Kirke er opført i 1992.
Kirkerum, møderum og kontorer grupperer sig omkring en gård. Fritstående klokkestabel med pelikan, der hakker sig selv til blods. Denne vindfløj henviser til Asmild ki...
South of the church there once was a monastery. The churc...
Viborg Cathedral, with its two towers, is the symbol of the city. The church was founded in the 1100's but after several fires, the latest one in 1726, only the crypt remains from this period. The rem...
Sortebrødre Church in Viborg was built by the Dominican Order and was originally built together with a monastery placed south of the church.
Søndermarks Church is placed in the southern part of Viborg and is a modern round church built in 1980/81.
Hald Ege Kirke
Open the whole year during the daytime. Free entrance.
Situated about 6 km from Viborg in the suburb Hald Eg...
Open the whole year during the daytime.
Thorning church consists of a chancel and a nave in Romanesque style. During a major renovation in 1743, the church was extended westwards and a tower was built. On the north wall hangs a late Gothic ...
Øster Nykirke - Øster New Church - or Saint Peder’s Church is situated on the top of the ridge and is Denmark’s highest-lying church at an altitude of 127 ms above sea level. The church was built in ...
Jelling Church dates back to around 1100 and is the fourth church on the site. The first was a wooden church erected in the eighth century by Harald Bluetooth as a mausoleum to his father, Gorm the Ol...