Friedhofskapelle, Stahnsdorf, Germany. Image: Assenmacher, Wikimedia.

A showcase of European churches in famous television series

A paragon of modern culture, TV series often showcases cultural heritage elements, including religious heritage buildings. As a watermark of the episodes, these buildings appear as landmarks with a decorative or active role in the unfolding of the story.

Examples include the Girona Cathedral, acting as the ‘Great Sept of Baelor Church’ in the hit series Game of Thrones. And St Chad’s Church, where ‘Peeky Blinders’ main protagonist, Thomas Shelby if often found.  

Check out the full list of European churches on television at Religiana