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Senate Square

Aleksanterinkatu/Hallituskatu, Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 31013300
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Aleksanterinkatu/Hallituskatu, Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 31013300
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Reviewed yesterday

The Senate Square has government buildings, large open areas and proximity to the Helsinki Cathedral. You can also walk a short distance from the square to shopping and dining areas. We visited the market area (just a few blocks off the square) wherefresh produce and...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed yesterday

Great place to start your site seeing in Helsinki. All the hop on hop off tours start here. get there early in the morning if you want to avoid the crowds

Thank Flynnm2
Reviewed 3 days ago

Dominated by the Helsinki Cathedral this square must be viewed from top of the steps leading to the cathedral. Whilst up there see the interior of the cathedral whose interior is actually quite simple and small given how dominant it looks from the outside. I...More

1  Thank rjg39
Reviewed 3 days ago

Old part of central Helsinki, named Senate Square with an ensemble of buildings clear dominated by the Imposing Cathedral it is a very crowded place with a lot of tourists. Government Palace and University of Helsinki give a whole picture of this wonderful place. In...More

Thank SafirAlbastru
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Heard a lot about senate square but didn't understand why it is really highly recommended, you don't have WHT to do there more then 10 min. Just go there take some photos and continue to walk around the streets of Helsinki.

Thank itamar r
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Dazzling white church rises above this beautiful square. Several fine buildings in the same style surround it. Central point of Helsinki.

Thank kattullus
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

In front of the Helsinki Cathedral you find this square, and you can get some good pictures of the cathedral. In the square there is a monument also and nice flower arrangement. This is also a good spot to start a trip with the hop...More

Thank Jan-Ove H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Senate Square is one of the landmarks in Helsinki, it connects with the Market Square and the major shopping streets, you could not possibly miss it when you are in Helsinki.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Enjoyable in the sun but there is not much to look at except going up for the cathedral. It is not crowded in August so ot was enjoyable being around

Thank LaithEM
Reviewed 6 days ago

Try to choose a sunny day, and the view of white cathedral with blue sky around will make your pictures amazing.

Thank JordanZG
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