Church in Kristinestad

Ulrika Eleonora Kyrkan

Behind Kristinestad's Old Customs House is the 'old' Kristinestad church, better known as Ulrika Eleonora Kyrkan. Built in 1700, the red-wood charmer has a crooked shingled steeple and many other original architectu…
Museum in Kristinestad


This Empire-style building used to house the sail-making department of the Wendelin shipping company. Nowadays, the Sjöfartsmuseum showcases Kristinestad’s maritime heritage, especially ship building, with reconstru…
Historic Building in Kristinestad

Old Customs House

In the heyday of the port city, travellers entering Kristinestad had to pay customs duty, collected at the Old Customs House. Dating from 1720, the smallish rust-wood building stands just along from the imposing tow…
Church in Kristinestad

Nya Kirka

Completed in 1897, the red-brick New Church has a high wooden ceiling and an archetypal church ship dedicated by mariners.