It lies in Knivsta Municipalitya suburb to Stockholm.
The church is associated with the Archdiocese of Uppsala of the Church of Sweden. History and architecture[ edit ] Alsike Church, interior Alsike Church stands by a formerly important sea-route linking UppsalaSigtuna and Stockholmin an area characterised by its old cultural landscape.
The use of brick may be explained by the vicinity to the more costly churches in Sigtuna or Sko Abbey near Skokloster Castle Skoklosters slott.
The main part of the church was probably built circa The tower and the church porch date from the 15th century, and during the same century the church was also equipped with mural-decorated dating sweden alsike ; due to later damage these have been rebuilt and only fragments of the murals still remain. Two transepts were added, and the exterior whitewashed. Inside the church was equipped with a new pulpit and new pews.
Inthe church was redecorated internally with paintings in Art Nouveau style by architect Sigurd Curman Among the furnishings, a Venetian crucifix from c.