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Keywords Change this

Modernism, Concrete

Project timeline

1963 – 1965

Type

Religious

Location Change this

Tapiola
Espoo
Finland

Architect Change this

Tapiola Church Change this

Espoo, Finland
by Aarno Ruusuvuori Change this
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Description Change this

Tapiola Church is a Lutheran church in the Tapiola district of Espoo, Finland. The modernist concrete building seats 600 people and is thus the largest in Espoo by capacity. The church is part of the garden city of Tapiola which is internationally famous for its architecture and listed as a nationally significant built cultural heritage site by the National Board of Antiquities. Docomomo has also selected Tapiola as a significant example of modern architecture in Finland.

Sources

  • Wikipedia

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