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University of Helsinki (Helsingin Yliopisto)

Yliopistonkatu 4, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 3 5891911
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 weeks ago
“Not a Tourist Attraction though”
16 Jun 2017
“Amazing Facility and Architecture ”
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Yliopistonkatu 4, Helsinki 00100, Finland
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+358 3 5891911
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was staying at Hilton Helsinki Strand and a mere 5-minute walk used to get me to the University of Helsinki. Between my hotel and the city center was this beautiful and simple yet huge university. You can ask for a guided tour here and...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I'm not a student here but a tourist who loves visiting universities and library's. University of Helsinki sits firmly to the left of the Senate Square (when facing the Helsinki Cathedral). The library is the highlight of it (please correct me if I'm wrong since...More

Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

The university is at the Senate square. On your left side when you are in the square facing the cathedral. Its entrance is from the back dide though. It has a big library and a cafeteria.

Reviewed 19 March 2016

More than studying here, if you are a traveller or a tourist, even visiting this university worth it!

Reviewed 14 January 2016

This is one of the best 100 universities in the world. It is a great place to visit because the buildings tell so many stories. The art works inside the main building are simply amazing.

Reviewed 2 November 2015

Very clean and good university. It's located outside the city so from Kampi you have to take the metro and then the tram!

Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Interesting architecture. Great meeting facilities. The university area is a nice place to stroll with a wide range of shops and reasonably-priced restaurants.

Reviewed 20 August 2015

My husband attended a Congress in this building for a few days. There are a beautiful staircase,and climbing from one floor to the next,there are beautiful statues on each level,worthwile climbing the stairs. I usually sat down on the steps outside for a short while,waiting...More

Reviewed 6 July 2015

Some buildings are well kept and worth seeing if you are around the Senat Square. The main library (Kaisatalo) is very nice so have a look at the design inside!

Reviewed 28 March 2015

There are some nice old buildings around Senaatintori. There are also nice library and small cafe. If you do not have anything else to do visit there.

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