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Sturdy but plain and very simple.

The scale and setting are impressive, but look again and you might be surprised by the classical simplicity of its design. Going inside the simplicity hits you more obviously... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Luton, United Kingdom

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Luton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

The scale and setting are impressive, but look again and you might be surprised by the classical simplicity of its design. Going inside the simplicity hits you more obviously. The statues (Luther and other heros of the Wiitenberg reformers) are impressive.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Worth the trip up the stairs from the main square for sure. while not as lavish as Catholic or orthodox cathedral's it stands out in it's simplicity. The lack or art leaves the lines clear to admire the architecture.

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Papillion, Nebraska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

This place will always have a special place in my heart. I love to travel and have been fortunate to visit quite a few places around the world. But Helsinki was my first meaningful international experience, and this cathedral was the first place I visited while there. So it was eye-opening in every sense. There's a majesty to the exterior... More 

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Iceland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

It's nothing different from other churches, but as a landmark it's beautiful, and it offers a nice view of the senate square and towards the sea.

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

it is a landmark, you should drop by. It is fairly plain compared to other historic cathedrals in Spain, Italy, Paris, England. It is worth a drop by, I won't go out of my way if I am short of time

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Kearny, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

This is the white church upon the hill overlooking Senate Square. The church is simple yet beautiful on the outside. The inside is somewhat plain compared to some European Churches but has many nice sights such as the alter and the pulpit. Well worth the time and effort.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

If you are a fan of architecture this is a beautiful and imposing building to visit. It exerts itself on the city in a monumental way. If the weather is nice, plan to sit on the massive steps for a while to soak in the sun and watch the world go by.

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Macclesfield. England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

Amazing architecture, a must visit if you are in Helsinki, beautiful building and great views across the city from the top of the stairs.

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

True symbol of Helsinki and excellent landmark. Cool place to hangout and delight to photographers. Have taken photo of this monument in different seasons and lighting.

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Kuopio, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We visited the Cathedral on a sunny afternoon. Its really grand inside & out. A practice session was going on in the cathedral, so we got to watch it as well. I loved the green domes of church. The church is picturesque indeed. The stairs to the cathedral provide a beautiful view of the senate square and we took the... More 

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Address: Address: Unionsgatan 29, Helsinki, Finland
Phone Number: +358 9 23406120
Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southern Finland  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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