Discover Nynäshamn's churches with it`s exciting architecture and fascinating history. Ösmo Church is the oldest stone church. It was erected during the latter part of the 12th century. Among other things they have decorative paintings by the medieval church painter Albertus Pictor
The oldest part of the stone church was erected during the latter part of the 12th century. Inside, the church is decorated with frescoes that were created just after the middle of the 14th century by Albertus Pictor who is the most famous church painter of the Middle Ages.
Sorunda Church is one of Södermanland's largest churches. The oldest parts are from the end of the 12th century. The church was changed several times until the 16th century. The Bååtska gravkoret is the oldest nobility in our country. Several major concerts take place here every year.
The chapel is from 1939. It is designed by Ove Leijonhuvud and donated by Helge Ax:son Johnson. Here is a famous altarpiece by artist Axel Sjöberg. A so-called votive ship hangs in the roof as a reminder of how the island is characterized by ships and boats.
The church, with its characteristic profile, is an excellent landmark for all seafarers. It was completed in 1930. At that time, the church sewing association and the association friends of the church had for 15 years collected money and gifts to pay for the building of the church.