For almost 800 years people have been coming to worship and pray at Linköping Cathedral. Work on the Cathedral was started in 1230, with the main building works being completed in 1520. The belfry and the west façade were added in 1885. Linköping Cathedral is the most impressive and expensive Swedish church building of the Middle Ages. Within the church you can see evidence of almost 800 years in which master craftsmen have expressed their faith in wood and stone. Today, Linköping Cathedral still stands at the heart of the Diocese and is a focus for the regular worship of God. Its magnificent spire (107 metres) still dominates the thriving city of Linköping and the Cathedral together with the community is moving confidently into the twenty-first century. The seat of the Bishop. For information and booking of tours in English please call +46(0)13-20 59 23.