Tag:building=church

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Heinävesi Church 5.jpg
Description
A building that was built as a church. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Buildings
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
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Wikidata
Status: de facto

A building that was built as a church. It includes cases where building is no longer used for original purpose.

How to map

Set a node or draw as an area along the building outline.

Add amenity=place_of_worship if still used as place of worship, do not add it otherwise.

Tags to use in combination

Rendering

Typically no special rendering compared to building=yes. Sometimes buildings with amenity=place_of_worship are rendered specially - like the right example below.

building=church
Photo
building=church
amenity=place_of_worship


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