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Top public service recommendations from locals

Library
“The most beautiful public library of the world, blows your architecture mind. Community and open space, free of charge.”
  • 37 locals recommend
Pharmacy
“Pharmacy that is open 24/7. Always open and just across the street from the flat. Here you can get pain killers or vitamins or whatever your needs are. The staff is also very helpful.”
  • 5 locals recommend
School
“Pita bread with lamb, chicken or seitan. Very popular among the locals. Open Mon-Thu until 22, Fri-Sat until 23 and Sun until 21.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Library
“One of the oldest public libraries in Finland. Fine architecture and cozy atmosphere.”
  • 9 locals recommend
College Library
“Helsinki University library. Books, peace and architecture. Check the views from the balcony 7th floor! ”
  • 6 locals recommend
College Library
“The National Library is a beautiful building both inside and out. I also recommend the place for tourists because of the architecture. In addition to admiring the building, the library offers temporary exhibitions. There is also the opportunity to sit and read books.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Pharmacy
“Nearest supermarket. Open daily 07:00- 22:00. Well stocked. Has ready-made hot take-out food too. 3 min walk away.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Pharmacy
  • 1 local recommends
Pharmacy
“You'll have a pharmacy only 50 m from the door. It's a smaller pharmacy but the still have quite a good selection of prescription free drugs here. Open from 8.30 – 19 on weekdays, and from 10 – 16 on Saturdays (Sundays are closed).”
  • 3 locals recommend
City Hall
“For upcoming Finnish clothing design, check out this cool store that has won recognition both in Finland and abroad. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Library
“And library for all, free books also ovet 20 other languages, also concerts for free and etc”
  • 6 locals recommend
Pharmacy
  • 2 locals recommend
Pharmacy
  • 3 locals recommend
Library
“Lauttasaari Library - Library = Kirjasto, nice place, computers, newspapers, general information”
  • 1 local recommends
Library
“Small but central library specialized in music. Some magazines and newpapers. Computers for free use.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Pharmacy
  • 1 local recommends