Gamla Uppsala Uppsala, Sweden

Gamla Uppsala was one of the most important sacred sites in ancient Scandinavia, hosting human sacrifices and fiery royal funerals. The first Swedish cathedral was built on the ruins of the pagan temple in the 11th century.

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Facts & Stats

Best Known As
Gamla Uppsala
Full Name
Gamla Uppsala
59.896880° N, 17.627821° E  (map)

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Further Resources

  1. Official Website of Gamla Uppsala. Official source.