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We ended up walking through this to get to toolo . It’s was beautifully maintained . Peaceful... read more

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truth
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Huge cemetery where the presidents of FInland are buried. I went to visit the grave of my... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
claudiae929
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Granville, New York
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We ended up walking through this to get to toolo . It’s was beautifully maintained . Peaceful . Respectful . We brits could learnt about how to respect the dead from this example .

Thank truth
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Huge cemetery where the presidents of FInland are buried. I went to visit the grave of my grandfather's sister who I had never met.

Thank claudiae929
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The cemetery is in a wonderful location but it is very big so if you are looking for a special grave (of a famous person) I would suggest searching beforehand the location :)

Thank September D
Reviewed 29 June 2018

‘The Cemetery on the beach’, alongside the water and 'beach' is an impressive Cemetery adjacent to a lot of recreational areas all along the waterside that many people use for recreation.

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

The cemetery is very favourably situated alongside the harbour, close to but still sufficiently distant from the Kamppi transport and shopping area of the city. The cemetery is ultimately governed by the Lutheran Church of Finland, but has national significance, both as the resting place...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Gone but never forgotten. Beautiful peaceful cemetery. Well maintained and kept. We will be back to visit again.

Thank James M
Reviewed 18 March 2018

It was a very emotional experience. This place is very well-maintained. the peace and solitude of this place is hauntingly beautiful. Must visit, if you are in Helsinki.

Thank TheGreatestNomad
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Really interesting! A cemetery looking more like a park and forest. Being on a beach makes it so unique

Thank SamehT
Reviewed 27 November 2017

This is still a functioning cemetery, which can be a bit awkward if you're just there for sightseeing. It's really a peaceful place to walk around though and is worth a visit if you're in the area. Quite a lot to see in the grounds.

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Hietaniemi is the most important cemetery in Finland. This is were several former Finnish Presidents have their final resting place, among other dignitaries. It is a very peaceful place, inviting to just slowly walk around. Heroes' Cross for fallen soldiers is a very special and...More

Thank Timo H
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