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Senate Square

Aleksanterinkatu/Hallituskatu, Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 31013300
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Aleksanterinkatu/Hallituskatu, Helsinki, Finland
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+358 9 31013300
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The steps above the square is where the hit song Sandstorm by Darude was filmed. Despite this fact, it is worth visiting to view the spectacle that is the square. An site to behold on a grand scale. One of the better attractions of Helsinki

Thank Kieran S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Impressive square in front of the Cathedral. Good place to relax for a while and people watch. Not much else to do. Won't be a good place if rainy as not much cover

Thank PavRao
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was an interesting Square giving views of the cathedral but you couldn't get a decent photo as it was clogged up with coaches and tourist buses. Not much else to see.

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 4 days ago

worth a visit as is beautiful inside and out. lots of steps to reach the top so not suitable if you struggle with a climb.

Thank peacefullife
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great and huge square with a relaxing atmosphere when there is a lot of sunshine . Great picnic place for all ages and different.

Thank meero26
Reviewed 4 days ago

Beatiful, open square in Helsinki, easy to reach by tram. In summer time very popular place to enjoy a beautiful sunny day. Only few minutes walk from Kauppatori.

Thank Merja75
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very impressive area very close to Market Square. A must see while in Helsinki. Great place for photos. The buildings are beautiful.

Thank Louvain71
Reviewed 5 days ago

right in the middle of the government palace, library, stores. must be in your "trail" of visiting the town. very close to the Market Square. you can walk around and then continue to the other cathedrals

Thank joselito1959
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First time in Helsinki and didn't expect such a clean and safe place. Senate Square looks big and beautiful.

Thank Celestyna O
Reviewed 6 days ago

Large square in front of Helsinki Cathedral. Busy meeting place. Nice fountain. Great views of Helsinki from the top of the steps.

Thank Weirdytwins
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