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Rock Church

Lutherinkatu 3, Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 23406320
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Also known as "Church in the Rock," this modern church is carved from rock and has a stunning copper dome.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“copper dome” (92 reviews)
“great acoustics” (50 reviews)
“natural light” (56 reviews)
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Lutherinkatu 3, Helsinki, Finland
Kampinmalmi
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Reviewed yesterday

Queued with the other 100s of tourist to pay the small entry fee. This church is one of Helsinki's attractions, so we were curious, but IMHO, there is not very much to see in here. A round, spartan room with chairs in the middle, an...More

Thank bitey27
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I’m not in the least religious but I really loved the Rock Church. If you’re interested in design or architecture you must visit. Amazing and impressive to see. A highlight of Helsinki.

Thank BMM01
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Small chapel built inside a rock with a roof covered by copper wires. Very cozy and perfect for praying

Thank Silvia D
Reviewed 6 days ago

The church is one of a kind. It's a little crowded with tourists but I can understand its attraction. The building is below a rock, so it's very unique and it has a calming vibe and great sunlight during the day. An interesting place to...More

Thank Stephani A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended the Rock Church (Temppeliaukion Kirrko) on our first day; which happened to be a Sunday. WOW! You can pay to visit/tour; however although we are not a religious family, we chose to attend the service instead by sitting upstairs and donated through the...More

Thank WLKennedy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There’s a reason the rock church is one of the top attractions in Helsinki - it’s awe inspiring. Such an unusual building with an amazing vibe. Definitely worth popping in for a visit.

Thank CHJefferies
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The church looks beautiful inside with calm relaxing music playing very easy access with public transport.

Thank Kinga M
Reviewed 1 week ago

great place to visit - rock church - it has a great sound inside, when we were there, there was an orchestra practicing for a performance later that evening, they sounded fantastic, but we couldn't get back there later to see it, but it is...More

Thank SarahnRichard
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an interesting church. The rock actually makes the inside beautiful. It makes it interesting rather than painted walls. The pipe organ makes a nice centerpiece along the side. All the colors of the rock and other pieces really set everything off nicely. Outside,...More

Thank Ted A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great disappointment. I've selected this church as the only visit during my business trip to Helsinki. What a waste of time. Just a church in the rocks.

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Giao N
2 July 2017|
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Response from ikshu_24 | Reviewed this property |
tram 2 though it is only a short walk from the city centre about 9 min
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kathyl20170604
21 April 2017|
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Response from daniel448 | Reviewed this property |
Fair question! Official Helsinki web page gives following answer: "Closed during church ceremonies and events." I would recommend to contact tourist office to get detailed information. Good luck
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Snips1979
14 February 2017|
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Response from Julie G | Reviewed this property |
It is a church do best to check website as it may be closed to tourists for weddings baptism or religious services
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