Láhpoluoppal Chapel

Láhpoluoppal Chapel
Láhpoluoppal kapell
Láhpoluoppal Chapel
Location in Finnmark
Láhpoluoppal Chapel
Location in Finnmark
Coordinates: 69°12′34″N 23°45′35″E / 69.209444°N 23.759722°E / 69.209444; 23.759722
Location Kautokeino Municipality, Finnmark
Country Norway
Denomination Church of Norway
Churchmanship Evangelical
Status Chapel
Functional status Active
Architect(s) Nils Henrik Eggen
Completed 1967
Capacity 70
Materials Brick
Parish Kautokeino
Deanery Indre Finnmark prosti
Diocese Diocese of Nord-Hålogaland

Láhpoluoppal Chapel (Norwegian: Láhpoluoppal kapell) is a chapel in Kautokeino Municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. It is located in the village of Láhpoluoppal. The chapel is part of the Kautokeino parish in the Indre Finnmark deanery in the Diocese of Nord-Hålogaland. The mountain church has clear and simple lines. The building was constructed out of brick with a few small windows. The church has a square-shaped ground plan and is topped by a pyramid roof with a skylight window. The church was built in 1967 and it seats about 70 people.[1]

See also


  1. University of Tromsø. "Fjellkirke i Lappoluobbal" (in Norwegian). Arkitekturguide Nord-Norge og Svalbard. Retrieved 2013-04-02.

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