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Grønnåsen Church (Norwegian: Grønnåsen kirke) is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Tromsø Municipality in Troms county, Norway. It is located in the Breivika area in the northern part of the city of Tromsø on the island of Tromsøya. It is the church for the Grønnåsen parish which is part of the Tromsø domprosti (arch-deanery) in the Diocese of Nord-Hålogaland. The gray, wooden church was built in a fan-shaped style in 1996 by the architects E. Hallset and K. Ragnarsdottir. The church seats about 450 people.[1][2][3]

Grønnåsen Church
Grønnåsen kirke
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View of the church
Grønnåsen Church is located in Troms
Grønnåsen Church
Grønnåsen Church
Location in Troms
Grønnåsen Church is located in Norway
Grønnåsen Church
Grønnåsen Church
Grønnåsen Church (Norway)
Coordinates: 69°40′45″N 18°57′38″E / 69.6793°N 18.9606°E / 69.6793; 18.9606
LocationTromsø, Troms
CountryNorway
DenominationChurch of Norway
ChurchmanshipEvangelical Lutheran
History
StatusParish church
Architecture
Functional statusActive
Architect(s)E. Hallset and K. Ragnarsdottir
Architectural typeFan-shaped
Completed1996
Specifications
Capacity450
MaterialsWood
Administration
ParishGrønnåsen
DeaneryTromsø domprosti
DioceseNord-Hålogaland

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  1. ^ "Grønnåsen kirke". Kirkesøk: Kirkebyggdatabasen. Retrieved 2018-07-20.
  2. ^ "Oversikt over Nåværende Kirker" (in Norwegian). KirkeKonsulenten.no. Retrieved 2018-07-20.
  3. ^ "Grønnåsen kirke" (in Norwegian). Tromsø kirkelige fellesråd. Retrieved 2012-12-12.