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Nice quiet walk through park on summer evening

Close to center, close to river. Nice quiet moment at evening after busy day and great dinner. What... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
An interesting place

Nicely maintained, very peaceful and also a nice place to wait for your bus back to Helsinki. Great!

Reviewed 13 August 2017
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“market square”(2 reviews)
“river”(3 reviews)
“poet”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

Close to center, close to river. Nice quiet moment at evening after busy day and great dinner. What a lovely evening.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank EsaM122
Reviewed 23 June 2018

A small cute park at the other end of the town. It has some nice plants and a statue and some seating.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed 4 April 2018

This park is very easy to access as it is located next to the bus station and riverside. There are several benches. Good location for an attraction.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank rosalarsson
Reviewed 14 February 2018

walked through the park on our guided tour. Beautiful in summer with all the flowers blooming, but not much to see. Next to the bus station.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank MateEeMa
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is a lovely square with a statue of J. L Runeberg. It is easy to pass it on the way up to the Cathedral.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ncpw
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Nicely maintained, very peaceful and also a nice place to wait for your bus back to Helsinki. Great!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank nemanja1205
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Well, it is just a park. There is a monument for a Finnish great man, Runeberg. Besides that, the park is just a park

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Petsku83
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Porvoo is a small town an hours bus ride from Helsinki. Rune berg park is right next to the tiny bus station and market square. The park is named on Finlands national poet. His museum home is close by and there is also traditional Runeberg...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank IrmaLiberty
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Great park to relax after exploring the downtown. It has lots of sitting places, so it is worth visiting it during the sunny days.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Natalia I
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Very well kept municipal park. Nice for just a wander through. There is a large statue of the town's famous son, the poet Runeberg.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank GeorgeJWM
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