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Cathedral of St Henry (Pyhan Henrikin Katedraali)

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Address: Puistokatu 1, Helsinki, Finland
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Lovely small church

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

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 August 2016
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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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4 of 5 bubbles 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

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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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4 of 5 bubbles 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 entrance. Three statues decorate the façade. In the centre, high above the entrance door, the... More 

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