'The Altar' - Møgeltønder Church, Jutland, Denmark

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Møgeltønder is a small town with a population of 896 (1 January 2011), located in Møgeltønder Parish and Tønder Municipality in the southwestern corner of the Danish peninsula of Jutland 5 kilometers north of the Danish-German border and 4 kilometer west of Tønder.

Møgeltønder is known for the royal residence of Schackenborg Castle the home of the Danish Queen Margrethe II and Prince Henrik's younger son Prince Joachim.

Møgeltønder is also known for the main street "Slotsgaden" (The Castle Street) covered with paving-stones and flanked with lime trees.

Møgeltønder Church is one of the largest village churches in the southern Jutland and has a rich interior e.g. a painting of the Golden Horns of Gallehus discovered at Gallehus just north of the town.

Source: Wikipedia - Møgeltønder

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Comments (236)

Ghiocela on June 30, 2012

Amaizing and beautiful detail! I like very much! Greetings, Simona

EdwardTurJ on July 1, 2012

So beautiful!
Greetings from Czernowitz in Ukraine, Edward

goldnberyl on July 2, 2012

Thank you Jan! And thanks also for your visits and nice comments over the last months.

I love it when I get to see inside a church. Thanks for this great shot. LIKE



Mabruka on July 4, 2012

Amazing photo of this richly decorated church! L-170 Greetings, Mabruka

Jan Sognnes on July 4, 2012

Thank you very much for your visit, nice comments and likes

Alexandra & Karl-Heinz

Dieter thank you also very much for your YS


Francine thank you also very much for your YS


Krystyna thank you also very much for your F

Lucien thank you also very much for your YS




Greetings from Denmark, Jan

DanaSun on July 4, 2012

Amazing church, amazing photo. L+F! Best wisches and thanks, Dana

Alodiarg on July 4, 2012

Hermosa capila, Preciosa Like Saludos de Alodia


Stanisław Juszkiewic… on July 8, 2012

Wspaniale zdobnictwo i ujecie

L174 F


ssiatravani on July 9, 2012

Hello Jan!

Wonderful interior!


Thanks a lot for your visit!

Best wishes from Greece. Sofia

Che Trung Hieu on July 11, 2012

So Nice Picture of Church !

Beth Costa on July 13, 2012

Belíssima foto!


Saudações amigas

udo56 on July 15, 2012

Hello Jan Sognnes!

Wonderful interior of church, great photo! Like + Favorite!

Best wishes from China-Germany, Udo

Jan Sognnes on July 15, 2012

Thank you very much for your visit, nice comments and likes


Benjamín Núñez thank you also very much for your F. It is very sadly that you leave Panoramio. I hope you will come back soon again!

Beth thank you also very much for your YS

Che Trung Hieu

Dana thank you also very much for your F


S Juszkiewicz thank you also very much for your F


Udo thank you also very much for your F

Greetings, Jan

Søren Terp on July 27, 2012

Beautiful church, good shot - like and YS!

acusticalennon on August 4, 2012

Preciosa foto, Like+Fav, saludos cordiales

Ali Raza on August 4, 2012

Excellent composition ...

fantastic shot.


shumali on August 6, 2012

Great art, excellent photo. LIKE-185

Jan Sognnes on August 13, 2012

Dear Panoramio friends thank you very much for your visit, nice comments, likes and favorites

Greetings from Denmark, Jan

Al Sanin on August 19, 2012

Beautiful picture! Lovely impress! YSL!!! With a best wishes Al

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  • Uploaded on May 23, 2012
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    by Jan Sognnes
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot SX10 IS
    • Taken on 2011/07/17 17:08:06
    • Exposure: 0.125s (1/8)
    • Focal Length: 6.70mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.200
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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