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Cathedral of St Henry

Puistokatu 1, Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 637853
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Beautiful Catholic Cathedral

On approach our first glimpse of the facade was tremendous. Neo-Gothic in style it was completed... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Small Catholic church in Kaivopuisto

St.Henry's Cathedral occupies the corner lot at Puistokatu and is popular among foreign catholics... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2016
Heli P
Helsinki, Finland
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“red brick” (2 reviews)
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“kaivopuisto” (2 reviews)
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Puistokatu 1, Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

On approach our first glimpse of the facade was tremendous. Neo-Gothic in style it was completed around 1860 while a Grand Duchy of Russia. The stonework of red brick is wonderful. The trio of brilliant white statues in the niches are admirable. The interior is...More

Thank permia
Reviewed 14 December 2016

St.Henry's Cathedral occupies the corner lot at Puistokatu and is popular among foreign catholics living in Helsinki specially during the Christmas and Easter festivities. The red brick building was erected in 1858-60 with an entrance below a high tower and stained glass windows glowing in...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

One of the two catholic churches of Helsinki. Very cosy, with kind and welcoming priests. Recommended for resting and reflecting for a while.

1  Thank Kikimuru
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

See this small Roman Catholic cathedral in Helsinki. Open monday to sunday 07-19. Nice atmhosphere in downtown Kaivopuisto area

Thank jarkkok503
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Beautiful cathedral,one of the oldest churches in Finland. Wonderful atmosphere and lot of light. The church is situated in a beautiful area,close to the sea.

Thank Iva178
Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

Great atmosphere in the church with lovely windows which on sunny days look brilliant. It's a quite new church and inside sober. Peaceful I would say.

Thank Michiel V
Reviewed 3 December 2014

St. Henry's Cathedral is one of the oldest neo-Gothic churches in Finland. It was designed by German-born Architect Ernst Bernhard Lohrmann who followed Carl Ludvig Engel as Chief Architect in Helsinki. The red-brick exterior of the Cathedral is characterized by the tall bell-tower over the...More

2  Thank mikey_dune
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