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HelsinkiMenu restaurants-the best way to discover Finnish food The HelsinkiMenu presents the richness and diversity of Finland's food culture, offering the most delicious seasonal dishes made of the finest Finnish ingredients. Bon apetit - or as we say, hyvaa ruokahaiua Haaga Inn Nuijamiestentie 10, tel. +358 (0)9 5807 877 www.hotelhaaga.com Restaurant Vuorikatu 19, tel. +358 (0)9 173 441 Restaurant Mannerheimintie 12, tel. +358 (0)9 6126 330 Restaurant Erottajankatu 4, tel. +358 (0)20 7704712...

Suomenlinna maritime fortress

Suomenlinna is one of the world's largest historical maritime fortresses. Built on six islands in the 1700s, the garrison town is among the most popular sights in Finland and a living district that is home to 850 city residents. Suomenlinna has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1991. With its museums and events, Suomenlinna offers a unique experience for visitors of all ages, who can also enjoy idyllic cafes and cosy restaurants. Children can have a great time exploring the many tunnels...

Helsinki

Helsinki City Tour - see all the sights in style Helsinki Expert offers special Audio City Tours that introduce you to Helsinki's main sights in 12 languages Chinese, English, Finnish, French, German, Helsinki Slang, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Russian, Spanish and Swedish . Tours depart daily from the Esplanade Park and Katajanokka Terminal. Guided City Tours are offered in English and Swedish and depart from the Olympic Terminal. These tours introduce visitors to the city's main sights....

Art Museums And Galleries

Helsinki is one of Europe's most important centres for Jugend art Art Nouveau . The golden age of Finnish art occurred at the same time that Jugend art was blossoming. Modern art is well represented in the city's many galleries. Kaivokatu 2, tel. 358 0 9 1733 6401 www.ateneum.fi. See also page 16 Kiasma, Museum of Contemporary Art 0 Mannerhelmlnauklo 2 Tel. 358 0 9 1733 6501 www.klasma.fi. See also page 16 Bulevardl 40, tel. 358 0 9 1733 6460 www.slnebrychofflntaldemuseo.fi See also page 20 Yrj...

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Jorma Helenius

Helsinki University Museum Arppeanum Snellmanlnkatu 3, tel. 358 0 9 1912 4071 www.museo.helslnkl.fi Vllklntle 1, tel. 358 0 9 7288 4428 H meentle 135 Tel. 358 0 9 0204395 357 www.arabla.fi, Bus 68 or 71 See also page 20 Sininen Huvila Blue Villa , Linnunlauluntie 11 B tel. 358 0 9 763 660. Opening hours Sat-Sun 12noon-6pm Note Opens 1.4.07 . Entrance fee 5, incl. coffee tea pastry, www.sininenhuvila.fi The magnificent Jugendsali presents exhibitions, concerts and films and also supplies...

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Ferry departs from pier behind Olympic Terminal. Ravintola Saari Slrpalesaarl, tel. 358 0 9 7425 5566. Ferry departs from Merlsatamanranta beside Caf Carusel. Uunisaaren ravintola Uunlsaarl, tel. 358 0 9 636 870. Ferry departs from the middle of Merlsatamanranta beside Kalvopulsto Park. Klippan Palace Luoto, tel. 358 0 9 633 408. Ferry departs from pier behind Olympic Terminal. Sarkanlinna Sarkka, tel. 358 0 9 1345 6756. Ferry departs from pier next to Caf...

Finnish Design

Helsinki Design District Brochure

Helsinki's Design District is home to designer shops, interior decorating studios, antique dealers, clothing and jewellery boutiques, artist workshops, galleries, museums, restaurants and lots more. The area is particular popular among designers, architects and advertising agencies. A new lifestyle hotel operated by Design Hotels, the Klaus K, was opened in November 2005 in the neighbourhood. The Design District lives and develops together with the city and its residents. The symbolic centre of...

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Sights and attractions Fun for the family Shopping Useful information Helsinki in figures and history Places on the map Public transportation Cultural offerings Restaurants Bars and nightlife Hot Winter Helsinki Exercise and outdoor recreation Outside Helsinki Wheelchair access Fun for children Free admission There are over 900 restaurants in Helsinki Helsinki Cathedral Senate Square Government Palace University of Helsinki Main Building National Library of Finland Helsinki City Hall and City...

Seurasaari

Seurasaari is a popular museum island and recreational area locate fifteen minutes by bus from the city centre. The Open-Air Museum offers a fascinating look at traditional life in the Finnish provinces. The many wooden buildings on display represent both eastern and western influences on Finnish building traditions from the 18th to the 20th century. The Karuna Church, built in 1685, is one of the most popular churches in Helsinki for summer weddings. During the summer season various workshops...

City Centre and Kamppi

The Ateneum Art Museum houses the country s largest art collection featuring Finnish art from the 1750s to the 1960s and western art from the latter half of the 1800s to the 1950s, including many national treasures. Here you will find Finland s golden age and modern masters, from Albert Edelfelt to Akseli Gallen-Kallela and Helene Schjerfbeck. The museum complex includes the Ateneum Hall and hosts a range of events and activities. Ateneum is part of the Finnish National Gallery. Kaivokatu 2,...