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Helsinki Cathedral

Unioninkatu 29, Helsinki 00170, Finland
+358 9 23406120
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Unioninkatu 29, Helsinki 00170, Finland
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Reviewed yesterday

Helsinki Cathedral was in Senate Square and visitors could not possibly miss it because it is one of the iconic landmarks in Helsinki.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely worth a visit. The view from the top of the stairs was of the harbour and impressive.inside the church is very plain but really beautiful and calm. It is a working Lutheran church.

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a beautiful structure especially if you're there on a sunny day. We arrived there when it was completely overcast but the clouds were partly gone and the sun started shining. It's white colour looks more beautiful in the sun. It is not very crowded...More

Thank LaithEM
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Perhaps if I hadn't walked inside the rate would've been highier. From the outside it looks so nice and you can't wait to walk inside but then you realize that there's nothing to see. A bit disappointing but still worth a visit.

Thank John Bickham L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Take a rest on a stairs, relaxing atmosphere. Try to choose sunny day and you will see amazing pictures with contrast of white cathedral and blue sky.

Thank JordanZG
Reviewed 3 days ago

Really enjoyed the visit. Stark and graceful/elegant edifice overlooking town square. The visitors were for once quiet and respectful - such a change from the usual mob.

Thank Clive T
Reviewed 3 days ago

This cathedral call to you form the Helsinki Islands as you return on the ferry. I expected it to be full of visitors, but it wasn't. The interior is beautiful and understated. Entry is free.

Thank Fangthewonderdog
Reviewed 3 days ago

This cathedral is one of the icons of Helsinki, and with good reason. The exterior is beautiful and the interior is as well. Unlike a lot of the more elaborate cathedrals we've been in throughout Europe, Helsinki Cathedral is pretty understated, but beautiful nonetheless. And,...More

Thank hunnyjar
Reviewed 3 days ago

this is basically the symbol of Helsinki and is definitely worth seeing. It's gorgeous. Missing this is like not visiting Helsinki at all.

Thank fozjon
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Its big and beautiful. Picture perfect. Can sit outside the church and take in all the view. A place not to miss in helsinki.

Thank Malathinc
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August 17, 2016|
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Response from tiredandtravelled | Reviewed this property |
Cathedral Schedule Sun at 10 am Main Worship Service with Communion, 8 pm Organ Recital (summer) • Mon at noon Daily Prayer • In summer Tue at 11 am Prayer during the Day and a short presentation of the Cathedral (in... More