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Senate Square

Aleksanterinkatu/Hallituskatu, Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 31013300
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Aleksanterinkatu/Hallituskatu, Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Helsinki's Senate Square is a significant historic city square that includes a number of important structures, including the Helsinki Cathedral, the Government Palace, and the oldest building in downtown Helsinki, Sederholm House. Architecture buffs enjoy sitting in a café admiring the buildings surrounding Helsinki's lively...More

Thank ArghyaKolkata
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a large space where most tourist agents take you as part of a tour of the city of Helsinki. The square sits below Helsinki Cathedral. It is a place you stop to see and move on.

Thank LibbyH1
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a big square near the Havis Amanda,Esplanade square and the Kauppatori market. At this square you can see the Helsinki Cathedral a beautiful big white building.

Thank sanikoli
Reviewed 5 days ago

The square has a statue of Alexander II here with seating around it and some ornate lights. When we were there it was a sunny day and people gathered to sit on the steps leading up to the cathedral. This was in order to watch...More

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 6 days ago

This Square is a popular meeting place for locals and tourists alike. Tour buses dispatch and collect tourists, free walking tours start here and locals meet. Yes, it's busy at times and at others peaceful. The statue of Emperor Alexander II, created in 1894, symbolizes...More

Thank Mellie2013
Reviewed 6 days ago

We didn't stop all that long here as you can only point out the buildings in the square and then its a matter of off we go again.

Thank johnbarrett07
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cathedral is the probably the biggest (definetly most spectacular stuff) in Stockholm. There is a huge open space square in front of it. In the back there is the crypt cafe. definetly must see.

Thank Piotr K
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful square where most people congregate. Most nice restaurants are around the area. Sitting there with a drink and people watching is a nice experience.

Thank Neil91
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its really crowded during peak times, I counted 20 tour buses which made the place very busy. Not too much to do when you get here though. Nice photo up to the Cathedral but not a lot else.

Thank Rainy0
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked past this square and took some pictures in the front. Didn't had time to go in as I was trying to get to my Ferry.

Thank somak958
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