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Helsinki City Hall (Kaupungintalo): Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent most of the day, exploring the city on foot, after taking shuttle bus into the city centre from the port where our cruise ship was berthed for the day. During the morning, we concentrated our tourist activities in the area of the city...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To be quite honest this is just a nice looking building, one of many in that area. Nothing spectacular about it.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank TeWe
Reviewed 22 August 2019

Helsinki City Hall (Finnish: Helsingin kaupungintalo) is a central administrative building of Helsinki - and it is open for public every weekday from 8 to 16. From outside it is a beautiful empire-style building - but from inside it has been completely redone in grandiose...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 16 August 2019 via mobile

A good looking building next to the market square opposite the sea it stands well. Cool inside on a hot day it has free toilets near its entrance

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank NigelB940
Reviewed 11 August 2019

This is known as Kaupungintalo in Finish and is the seat of Helsinki City Council. It looks very impressive and more like Parliament House with its chambers and has very flash rooms and expensive paintings and lighting It is near Market Square. The building was...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 30 June 2019

We just saw this froma distance from market square,as this was not included in our tour itenery,but looked very attractive.Its a government business hall surrounded by flags and guards and can be visited on particular day for public.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank sbgholse
Reviewed 15 June 2019

The Helsinki City Hall is the office of the administration of Helsinki and sits at the edge of Market Square, dotted with canvas stalls selling food stuffs.The City Hall started life as a hotel in 1833 and was remodeled in 1913 for its current use....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 13 June 2019

The lobby of the City hall is open to the public every week day, on June 12th the Helsinki day it was filled with festivities. City employees with a 30-40 years career were honored by medals and flowers for their long time commitment, everybody was...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Heli P
Reviewed 4 March 2019

Stumbled across the hall as I saw quite a lot of tourists entering as I walked past. There was a really interesting exhibition on at the time on Finnish film making. I really enjoyed it and spent an hour or so making my way through...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sweeneym88
Reviewed 19 February 2019

The Helsinki City Hall is located on the water across the street and has a grand aura about it. It is certainly something to see while in Helsinki.

Date of experience: September 2018
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