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Address: Kaivokatu, Helsinki 00077, Finland
Phone Number: 358 09 4766 4000
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My son wanted to visit a museum and we were keen to show him this one, as it looked great from the outside. Designed 100 years ago, it lends it seamlessly. Inside it is cheery and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Gurgaon, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

My son wanted to visit a museum and we were keen to show him this one, as it looked great from the outside. Designed 100 years ago, it lends it seamlessly. Inside it is cheery and clean, and great for kids to observe a station without maddening crowds.

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Chippenham, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

There's only the one big station & this is it. With all the trains heading North, there's nothing too complicated here. Access through the main hall onto the platforms is very straightforward. The concourse is roomy, open and light, a bit art deco, and full of the normal useful shops & fast eateries. It's clean & tidy. The architecture on... More 

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Luton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Very Russian in style, the four statues holding globes are famous and recognisable to many. The style is heavy and opulent. If passing, do stop and look. Go inside and look at the booking halls and train shed too.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Just your average main transportation hub. A lot of cheap shops, eateries, around and very nice architecture but nothing special.

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Main railway station of Helsinki, nice old architectural building and hub for all travel. Nice place to hangout with many fast food available which are cheaper.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Viewed from outside, the Station looks like an old building. Inside, it is a modern station, equipped with all required facilities. There are shops and cafes, but nothing much to see. When passing by, take a photo of the facade, and take a look inside, but no need to make any efforts to find it.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

This was chosen in 2013 by the BBC as one of the world's most beautiful railway stations. They are right. I love it by night when one can admire the interior more peacefully. The statues of the men who hold the lamps at the entrance are a true sight, one of the most impressive I have seen.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Located in a central part of town a visit here will ensure a great photo for lovers of good architecture

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Turku, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I really like stations. Have visited them in many countries and cities. This Helsinki main railway station is a beautiful building. Inside you have also several options for food and drink. Don't forget to visit the old restaurant on second floor.

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Fort Smith, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Very active, interesting central station - with excellent train service, including "fast" train to St. Petersburg Finlandia Station and other Russia stops.

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Address: Address: Kaivokatu, Helsinki 00077, Finland
Phone Number: 358 09 4766 4000
Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Southern Finland  >  Helsinki

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