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The Swimming Stadium

Closed Now: 6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
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It is a great pastime in Helsinki to use the public pools - come rain or shine. It is a great place... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
highimpactuk
Swim with husband and daughter

We loved this place!! Really good value..full of charm and has not been updated.The water was a... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
eveashe
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Outdoor swimming pools located right next to the Olympic Stadium. Very nice on a sunny day. There’s also an area with some water slides. Two saunas on the mens side, one for those who like it really hot and another for those who don’t. Quite...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TeWe
Reviewed 25 June 2018

It is a great pastime in Helsinki to use the public pools - come rain or shine. It is a great place to socialise for the locals.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank highimpactuk
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We loved this place!! Really good value..full of charm and has not been updated.The water was a perfect temp.It was busy but not over crowded.Sauna was lovely and plenty of changing rooms for everyone.Also a diving pool and childrens pool.Would go everyday if i lived...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank eveashe
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I live in Helsinki and have gone swimming to the Helsinki Swimming Stadium numerous times every summer. It is open from late spring until the end of summer and for me it is an absolute must to go there as soon as it opens for...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 3mmis
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

The swim stadion was built for the helsinki olmpics and is a lovely place to spend a day or moment swimming. The pools are good and also the saunas. There is a hotter and milder sauna.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank AnnaEsk
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Build in the late 40`s for the Olympic games, a good place to visit on a hot day. Olympic pool, diving pool, children pool and a open air weight lifting area

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank PieroSilvani
Reviewed 25 May 2017

When the weather is as cold as +13 in the end of May the swimming at the Stadium is at its best for the lack of crowds. Water is heated and maintains the temperature of + 22-25 degrees though the nights are even colder. The...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Heli P
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This place is amazing. It was built for the Olympic Games in Helsinki and it has after the Games become a classic place to visit during the summer. It offers a great outdoor pools for swimming, aqua jogging and jumping. They play music here and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Solja V
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Coming here you need to swim on a pat of Helsinki history. This pool was part of the places where Olympic games in Helsinki took place. Located near the main Stadium it is a nice area to visit. Popular for locals for swimming during Summer...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Armando_74a
Reviewed 24 May 2016

On a warm spring, or summer's day, this is an exellent place to go for a few hours. There is a possibility of sitting basking in the sun either on the tribune or on the grass opposite. There are three basins, one for the children,...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Michael K
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SISÄÄNPÄÄSYAJAT (OPEN) 8.5. -18.9.2016 May 5th - September 18th) ma - la 6.30 - 20.00 Monday-Saturday) su 9.00 - 20.00 (Sunday) Kassa,00 hrs) (entrance closed at 20 suljetaan klo 20, uintiaika päättyy (swimming ends at... More
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