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Helsinki City Hall (Kaupungintalo)

Pohjoisesplanadi 1 | North Esplanade, Helsinki 00170, Finland
+358 9 1693757
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Pohjoisesplanadi 1 | North Esplanade, Helsinki 00170, Finland
+358 9 1693757
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This modern Neoclassical style building was completed in 1833 and is situated right next to the Market Square in the center of Helsinki. It was originally a hotel that was designed by renowned German architect Carl Ludvig Engel but was sold to the city in...More

Thank T-Bird1974
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We somehow wandered in to the Kaupungintalon ravintola 'Palmia Ravintola' - an inexpensive lunch buffet in Helsinki City Hall. Cost was €10.30 for all you can eat buffet of fish, chicken, roast veges, salads and breads with watermelon and yoghurt for dessert. Tea/ coffee was...More

Thank Suzanne2303
Reviewed 2 August 2017

There are some excellent sights to see in Helsinki and when you are around Market Square, senate square or the Cathedral ... you are also in close proximity to City Hall. now U may be wondering at the title of this review ... wonder no...More

Thank Eagle525
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

If it's hot outside , a good place to go . Has WC and free wifi plus there are a couple of exhibitions on e.g. Life in Helsinki after prison or economic development in Helsinki

Reviewed 30 June 2017

Interesting building with exhibition space ,we enjoyed a photographic exhibition when we visited also some of the sculptures especially the the tall hands on the right inside the main hall .There are pointlessly clean free toilets down stairs

Thank craigluscar
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The city hall provides information on all parts of Helsinki from museums to food halls. The stuff is very friendly and helpful. Come and ask for help if you are lost tourist. The building is in light blue next to the market square. You won't...More

Thank Rachelle W
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The City Hall plays an important role in formal festivities and today all the Scandinavian Royals were waving from the balcony with President Niinistö as they had arrved in Helsinki for the celebration of the Finnish Centennial. There is free access to the ground floor...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Helsinki, the capital of Finland is otherwise a very small city. I also came across the term where it was mentioned that Helsinki is Europe’s youngest city. While majority of the tourist attractions are located in the city centre itself you are bound to visit...More

Thank Sachin0408
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This building is located in front of Market Square nearby the south Ferry Terminal. walking distance to other attractions such as the Keisarinnankivi statue and the Upskinski Cathedral

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

All of a Sudden we saw this beautiful building and went in. It was a surprise for us and we are so glad that we found it.

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