Helsinki’s most venerable church is this white wood beauty, designed by CL Engel. Opposite the church is a memorial to Elias Lönnrot ,...
Memorial to Elias Lönnrot
Opposite the Vanha Kirkko is this memorial to Elias Lönnrot, compiler of the Kalevala epic, depicting the author flanked by his most...
For a sauna and swim, these art deco baths are a Helsinki institution – a fusion of soaring Nordic elegance and Roman tradition. There...
Finland’s most famous gay venue (Don’t Tell Mama) now occupies smart premises in a very out-of-the-closet location on the city’s main...
Designed by Alvar Aalto, and with a bohemian history, this nonagenarian place is a Helsinki classic. It combines a staid, very...
Lönnrotinkatu 4 · interesting places nearby
A busy disco, aimed at men aged 30-plus, but dance-floor classics and campy karaoke attract everyone.