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Address: Kolmen Sepan Aukio, Helsinki, Finland

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A meeting point

There ain't nothing special at this small square. The statue standing there is not spectacular at all, but this is a good place to rendezvous with your friends. Easily accessible... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 July 2016
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Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The starting point of Aleksanterinkatu and Mannerheimintie shopping. "Three Smiths statue" is located on that.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

For me this is Helsinki City center. The intersection of Aleksanterinkatu and Mannerheimintie. While you stand here look at The Three Smiths Statue.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

There ain't nothing special at this small square. The statue standing there is not spectacular at all, but this is a good place to rendezvous with your friends. Easily accessible by tram. The sidewalk bar of Hard Rock Cafe adds some enticement to stop here for a while.

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Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

In summer you can buy ice cream here and there are some open air cafes as well. Walk along the Aleksanterinkatu, the main road from Stockmann towards the Senate Square and you will find the basic chain shops (like H&M and Zara). Pop into Stockmann department store as well.

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Nether Whitacre, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2015

This is a junction between Mannerheimintie and Aleksanterinkatu that has the statue of the three smiths (the naked blacksmiths forging an anvil) There is nothing else of significant here, except it's a good location to meet up with friends as several trams cross this point.

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El Jadida, Morocco
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2013

It can't be missed with its statue of the smiths. It's in a good central position near Stockmann and in the centre of everything. Kiosks and cafes nearby and some fruit stalls in the summer just along Mannerheimintie. It's not a "must go and see" but anyone exploring Helsinki will certainly walk past it at least once. Take a photo... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2012

The three Blacksmiths statue was designed by Felix Nylund and mounted in 1932. and still bears the marks of bombings during 1944. The pedestal and the statues bear marks of shrapnell.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2011

Not much of a sight actually, only a statue of Three Smiths, but a popular meeting point with tourists and locals alike.

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