Guided tour

Helsinki: Architecture Walking Tour with Expert

Helsinki: Architecture Walking Tour with Expert

From US$ 62.25 per person

Join this architecture walking tour to learn how Helsinki became the city it is today. Admire a wide range of architectural styles.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 6 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the various architectural styles scattered across Helsinki
  • Gain a deeper appreciation of Helsinki's buildings and structures
  • Marvel at the beauty of Helsinki's architectural gems
Full description
Helsinki is a gem for architecture enthusiasts. It is difficult to find another urban area that houses such a wide range of architectural styles. Neoclassical, gothic revival, Art Nouveau, Jugendstil, Nordic classicism, modernism, functionalism, and contemporary styles all coexist in the city center. Different historical periods have definitely left their mark on Helsinki. Join this architecture tour led by an expert guide to marvel at the architectural wonders that Helsinki has to offer. See the National Library of Finland, Central Railway Station, the new Oodi public library, Chapel of Silence, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, the Rock Church, Finlandia Hall, and more. Admire the great works of world-renowned architects, such as Engel and Saarinen.
Includes
  • Expert guide
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Look for a guide wearing an “Authorized Helsinki guide” badge, inside Paulig Kulma Cafe.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • Please be prepared to walk 3-4 miles (5-6 km)
  • Tours operate all year-round, rain or shine
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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Excellent guide.

November 17, 2021

Both educational and fun. Architecture and urban planning during a three-hour walk gave us meat on the bones around the city of Helsinki. We thank our guide Emek who was a real knowledge bank.

November 1, 2021

July 20, 2021

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