Experience the Northern Lights Cathedral
Winter (Oct - Apr)
Visit Alta’s Northern Lights Cathedral and see its modern architecture
Enjoy a short guided tour of the church and visit the Borealis Alta interactive exhibition
Learn how Alta became the centre for Northern Lights research
The Aurora Cathedral
You'll immediately notice Alta’s Northern Lights Cathedral – a sculptural spiral that starts at the base and swirls skywards – made of shimmering titanium. Its interior has a stark look – raw concrete, wood, light strips surrounding the altar, and a bronze sculpture of Jesus.
After a guided tour of the church, visit the Borealis Alta interactive exhibition where you can learn more about the Aurora.
Remarks/requirements: Warm clothing is absolutely necessary. Limited indoor toilets and facilities are available. A shuttle will be available.
Travel time: Autumn, winter, spring (Oct-April).
Suitable for wheelchair users: Yes, if a wheelchair-accessible bus is available.
Languages: English, German.
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