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Helsinki Cathedral

Unioninkatu 29, Helsinki 00170, Finland
+358 9 23406120
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Unioninkatu 29, Helsinki 00170, Finland
+358 9 23406120
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Reviewed yesterday

I most admit that Helsinki Cathedral is extremely impressive when you stand below it gazing up the steps to the glistening white walls and bluey green dome. However having climbed up the steps and ventured inside I must say that the impressive nature of the...More

Thank DMC1503
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very impressive building, very elegant and grand. You can see the spires from far away, part of the skyline. Being a Lutheran church, the inside is very modest and plain, so be prepared for that, it is not like a traditional European...More

Thank AdventurousRetirees
Reviewed 2 days ago

Many tours stop at this cathedral. It is impressive from below. The steps up are actually steeper than they appear. Once up, take a look inside the cathedral just because you are there. It is very plain and doesn't have much to view. Take a...More

Thank LibbyH1
Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived a bit tired below the numerous stairs going up to the cathedral so we decided not to go inside and just took phots of the impressive building from the outside

Thank olie293
Reviewed 3 days ago

Part of a city tour off a cruise ship. Beautiful and majestic. Our tour guide, Casper, was simply outstanding. Great stories about the city, and the Cathedral. We did not choose to go inside but it was gorgeous.

Thank Keith L
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Green cap free walking tour starts on the steps of the Cathedral and was our first stop on the tour. The building is impressive from the outside and overlooks Senate Square. The interior is, in keeping with the Lutheran tradition, quite plain but non...More

Thank Sils55
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Helsinki Cathedral is quite a stunning site from the square below on a sunny day with the white building set against a clear blue sky. The view from the top of the steps over the square and beyond is lovely but the interior of the...More

Thank fmck49
Reviewed 4 days ago

When in Helsinki you should start your visit here. There are many interesting points of vien from top of the stairs

Thank Behzad_Tab
Reviewed 5 days ago

This building stands out. It is situated at the top of some steep steps in the city and overlooks Senate Square, where a band played. It can be seen as a land mark from the water too. It has ornate chandeliers inside very little else....More

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The area just outside the church offers a wonderful view of the square. The church its self is very plain with little adornment on the inside. There are some wonderful sculptures important to Lutheranism.

Thank Consultcinda
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Rula A
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Response from Barbara K | Reviewed this property |
Probably an hour depending on your expertise
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Cathedral Schedule Sun at 10 am Main Worship Service with Communion, 8 pm Organ Recital (summer) • Mon at noon Daily Prayer • In summer Tue at 11 am Prayer during the Day and a short presentation of the Cathedral (in... More

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