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Private 3-Hour Helsinki Walking Tour
"Meet your professional tour guide in your hotel lobby and start a walking city tour with a knowledgeable local. Enjoy this private comprehensive walking tour that covers the must-see sights as well as most important and interesting parts of Helsinki the Presidential Palace City Hall the Uspenski Cathedral the colourful Market Square the Parliament buildings Finlandia Hall
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Private 3-Hour Helsinki Walking Tour
"Meet your professional tour guide in your hotel lobby and start a walking city tour with a knowledgeable local. Enjoy this private comprehensive walking tour that covers the must-see sights as well as most important and interesting parts of Helsinki the Presidential Palace City Hall the Uspenski Cathedral the colourful Market Square the Parliament buildings Finlandia Hall
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Private 3-Hour Helsinki Walking Tour
"Meet your professional tour guide in your hotel lobby and start a walking city tour with a knowledgeable local. Enjoy this private comprehensive walking tour that covers the must-see sights as well as most important and interesting parts of Helsinki the Presidential Palace City Hall the Uspenski Cathedral the colourful Market Square the Parliament buildings Finlandia Hall
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Helsingin Tuomiokirkko (Helsinki Cathedral) Tips (133)

Helsinki's Most Prominent Sight

The Dome Church or Cathedral is easily Helsinki's most prominent sight. Seen from afar when you enter the city by ferry, it shines bright in front of a blue sky - if you're lucky. If not, the white...
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King_Golo
Dec 29, 2016

The white Cathedral

Helsinki is famed for its architects, but it was a German, Carl Ludvig Engel, who laid out Senate Square and designed the Lutheran Cathedral. After a fire destroyed most of Helsinki during its...
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lina112
Aug 16, 2014

The Lutheran Cathedral and Senate Square

Helsinki's Lutheran Cathedral, Tuomiokirkko in Finnish, dominates Helsinki's sky line. It was designed by a German architect, Carl Ludvig Engel. He also designed the adjacent Senate Square. The...
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IreneMcKay
Jul 07, 2014

Lutheran Church

Lutheran CathedralIt is worth to walk to Senate Square just to see this Cathedral . Finished in 1852 ,It's green dome and 12 apostles look over the square. it is quite simple inside , unlike the...
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easterntrekker
Nov 25, 2013

The adorable White Lutheran Cathedral of Helsinki!

It is always a great pleasure to see this White Cathedral of Helsinki (Tuomiokirkko). It is beautiful, elegant, powerful, stunning, huge, admirable and a lot more. The most famous landmark of...
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Luckell
Nov 21, 2013

Helsinki Lutheral Cathedral

The Lutheran cathedral (Tuomiokirkko) is an impressive building in neoclassical style, standing on top of high bank of steps at Senate square, the view is nice up there from the steep steps, it feels...
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mindcrime
Aug 20, 2013

Helsinki Cathedral

When I thought of Helsinki before going, it was this iconic building that came to mind. Standing tall above the harbour buildings, its stark white walls and copper green dome can be seen clearly even...
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antistar
Jun 05, 2013

Tuomiokirkko ~ The Lutheran Cathedral

With its prominent placement on Senate Square, and its colorful green domes, no one can mistake the Tuomiokirkko. The domes are considered the city's highest structures, and the church can be seen for...
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starship
Apr 27, 2013

Tuomiokirkko (Dome Church)

Built between 1830 and 1852, it was finished too late for architect C.L. Engel to see its completion. Tuomiokirkko (Dome church) was dedicated to St. Nicholas and is the most dominant building at...
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Airpunk
Apr 20, 2013

The most beautiful church in city

The square in front of the church is full of tourists in summer and empty and silent in winter. Whenever you visit it, the beauty of the chuch doesn't go away! The small boutiques around the alleys...
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FinElina
Apr 20, 2013

The Helsinki Cathedral

This neoclassical Lutheran Cathedral was built in 1830-1852.Interesting that statues of the Apostles made of zinc on the roof are the biggest unique set of zinc sculptures in the world.The church was...
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kris-t
Mar 30, 2013

One of the most beautiful buildings in Helsinki

This church is one of my favourite buildings in Helsinki. It was renovated in the late 1990s and looks absolutely stunning on top of a hill and stairs leading to it.It has had several names during its...
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annase
Feb 28, 2013
 
 
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Things to Do Near Helsingin Tuomiokirkko (Helsinki Cathedral)

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Ateneum

Finland's largest collection of art is housed at this museum, known as the Ateneum. It was designed in 1887 by the architect Theodor Höijer who decorated the façade with busts of famous Classical...
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Uspenskin Katedraali (Uspenski Orthodox Cathedral)

Completed in 1868, the Uspenski Cathedral is the largest orthodox church in Western Europe. It was designed by architect Aleksei M. Gornostajev. The red brick church has eastern and western...
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Kauppatori (Market Square & Market Hall)

The old covered market of Helsinki, known as Vanha kauppahalli (Old Market Hall) is located by the harbour just south of the Esplanade. It was built in 1889 by the architect Gustaf Nyström. It...
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Finlandia Talo Huset Hall

Finnish people always seemed to be very proud of Finlandia Hall. I never found it all that attractive to look at, but that's because I prefer old buildings. However, I did attend several concerts...
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Suomen Kansallismuseo (The National Museum of Finland.)

The National Museum of finland presents Finnish history from the Stone Age to the present day, through objects and cultural history. The permanent exhibitions of the National Museum are divided into...
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Vanha Ylioppilastalo

Known as the Old Student House, or Vanha ylioppilastalo in Finnish, this building is the original student union housing for the University of Helsinki. It was completed in 1870 in a Renaissance...
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Getting to Helsingin Tuomiokirkko (Helsinki Cathedral)

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Unioninkatu 29, 00170 Helsinki

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  • Sunday 09:00 to 18:00
  • Monday 09:00 to 18:00
  • Tuesday 09:00 to 18:00
  • Wednesday 09:00 to 18:00
  • Thursday 09:00 to 18:00
  • Friday 09:00 to 18:00
  • Saturday 09:00 to 18:00

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