Golden Geopark of Lapland

Golden Geopark of Lapland

Golden Geopark of Lapland is founded when The UNESCO General Conference decided in 2015 to create a dedicated programme for Geoparks, much in line with, for example, the World Heritage and Man and Biosphere programmes. The Geoparks Network first emerged when four...
Inari Sámi Church

Inari Sámi Church

Inari sámi church is located in the middle of the living lappish culture in Inari village. It is the only sámi church in Finland. There is the strong lappish atmosphere inside the church. Inari lutheran sámi church is located in the middle of the living lappish...
Skolt Sámi Heritage House in Sevettijärvi

St. Georg chapel in Neiden

St. Georg chapel in Neiden is located in North Norway municipality of South-Varanger (30 km to the Northest from Sevettijärvi). Wooden chapel is only 10 m2. It is built by St. Trifon Petsamolainen about 450 years ago. Chapel belongs to the Norway Orthodox church and...
Pielpajärvi Wilderness Church

Pielpajärvi Wilderness Church

The wilderness chucrh in Pielpajärvi is the oldest building in the northernmost Lapland. It was built in the mid-1700s and it is culturally significant to the area. The oldest building in the area and culturally significant chucrh was built in the mid-1700s. The...
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