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Finnish National Theater (Suomen Kansallisteatteri)

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Finnish National Theater

The Finnish National Theater in the heart of Helsinki is a prestigious and historical venue and a... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
George A
Nicosia, Cyprus
Attractive Facade

Observed from the outside and was struck by how nice the structure appeared. Sits on a the square... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

Historical and architecturally interesting building next to the main railway station. All the plays I've watched here have been interesting.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MateEeMa
Reviewed September 12, 2018

The Finnish National Theater in the heart of Helsinki is a prestigious and historical venue and a really beautiful building.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank George A
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Observed from the outside and was struck by how nice the structure appeared. Sits on a the square next to train station. This is a classic building that lovers of great structures will enjoy

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jlantern3
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We saw this striking building from the Central Train Station. This building is enhanced by the statue of the Finnish national romantic writer Aleksis Kivi in front of it. There are 4 permanent stages - Main stage, Small stage, Willensauna stage, Omapohja stage. It is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

You can leave your coat in 3rd floor lobby for free. There is water for drink in every coridor. You get half price off for same day tickets.Show your press card!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TarjaL105
Reviewed October 5, 2017

It has an exquisitely beautiful and captivating facade. Opened in the early 1900s it is in the style of National Romanticism. Located prominently in the central city adjacent to the main station and across from the Ateneum, Finnish granite is the main material of the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank permia
Reviewed August 21, 2017

I have been here many times and they always have interesting plays; Finnish new drama, but also adopted translations of foreign plays. The Finnish National Theatre (Finnish: Suomen Kansallisteatteri), established in 1872, is a theatre located in central Helsinki on the northern side of the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank leffex
Reviewed July 17, 2017

Not far from the railway station in the square nearby is this photogenic theatre building. A must see if you like to see architecture. Unfortunately didn't get to see inside.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Tracey C
Reviewed January 25, 2017

Located in front of Aleksis Kiven Patsas monument and next to Railway square, this building is one of the must-see in Helsinki

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed October 31, 2015

As soon as you get out of the Railway station, you will see this building on your left side. You can't miss it as it is a beautiful building with red roof. We didn't go inside, just saw it as we walked along to the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Solodam J
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