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A beautiful and special stave church. Kvernes Stave Church, dating from approximately 1300 AD., is one of the youngest of the Norwegian stave churches.

Located with a magnificent view over the Kvernes fjord and the Frei fjord. The chuch is only about 25 min drive from the big attraction; the Atlantic Road.

Inside the church; choir screen with crucifix and royal monogram, baroque pulpit, painted acanthus decorations. The altarpiece is from 1475.

On Nordmøre there are two stave churches, one at Kvernes and also Grip stave church on the small island of Grip. At Kvernes, guide service is available, and it is highly attractive for visitors, also larger groups. Open daily during summer.

Next door you will find Old Kvernes Rural Museum and the more recent Kvernes church (1893) is also located nearby. Exit the RV64 by Bruhagen towards Kvernes.

Opening hours
6/20/2019 - 9/17/2019
The church is open every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tickets
Adult: 60, Group: 45, Student: 50, Pensioner: 50
Contact info

Ann-Kristin Sørvik
95 18 11 11
stavkirkenikvernes@gmail.com

Facts about the church

Year of construction: 1300

Municipality: Averøy

Diocese: Møre

Address: Stavkirkeveien 43, 6531 AVERØY

Guided tours: Yes

Food and beverages available: No

Accessibility

Parking: Yes

HC parking: Yes

Toilets: Yes

HC toilets: Yes


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