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Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali): Tours & Tickets

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Kanavakatu 1, Helsinki 00160, Finland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very central in Helsinki you will on very high ground find The Uspenski Cathedral. It can be seen from many places in Helsinki. It is build in red bricks and do have copper roof and golden top. It is build in 1862-1868 and do have...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Danes55
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very well visible from multiple places in the area. Nice interior decorations. No entry fee, definitely worth of visit. Just check on opening hours.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank romanw871
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cathedral is an absolute must-see when visiting Helsinki. Can be easily reached by tram and offers a gorgeous view on top.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Luisix15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful structure and wonderful that it is preserved so well. You can go inside, but be aware if a service takes place, you will be asked to leave. Do take the time though to see it. There are steps leading up to the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Judy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the building from the outside but unfortunately it is shut on Mondays so we didn’t get to see the inside. Not far from Helsinki cathedral.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ruskinvilla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again more steps to reach the Catholic Catherdal more ornate inside and plenty to see, no problems taking photo' especially the alter.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank alanaway2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like churches, you might like this one. It's located nearest the port, and easily accessible. There are quite a few steps you must climb if you're walking to access it. Otherwise the parking states you have to pay. The site offers great city...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank thisgirl_Gray
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifully located, beautiful inside. You expect it to be bigger inside, but the overall sensation is really enjoyable. There are many icons, the walls are richly decorated and the lights are dimmed. Definitely, here you can experience the Orthodox spirit.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank annatraductora
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice church. It is well designed and admission is free so it is worth a stop inside. Takes 15 minutes to see, including the climb up the hill to get to it.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank MikeC32832
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't enter to church but is a hot spot to recommend for visit. Many tourists bus stop over for tourist visit and photo shot. Nice building.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Nero M
June 1, 2019|
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Response from 967harria | Reviewed this property |
Hi. June-July-August: Mondays closed, Tue-Fri 9.30AM-6.00PM. Sat 10.00AM-3.00PM. Sun 12.00AM-3.00PM Have a nice stay in Helsinki.
Rania L
March 14, 2019|
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Response from CMSoon | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, l do not know. But l do not recall seeing any benches or chairs inside, so not sure if they still conduct service in the cathedral.
Amanda A
April 23, 2016|
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Response from Maashmallow | Reviewed this property |
That is true. Monday is a day-off for them. The working hours of the Uspenskin Cathedral: Monday: closed Tuesday- Friday: 9.30-16.00 Saturday: 9.30-14.00 Sunday: 12.00-15.00
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