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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Museum
“Kiasma museum of modern art hosts changing exhibitions by different artists. The arcitechture of the museum itself is also definitely worth seeing.”
  • 141 locals recommend
Street Art
“The classic department store, they have great grocery store in the ground floor, lots of takeaway options”
  • 119 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Ateneum hosts both permanent and changing exhibitions of classical art by different artists. ”
  • 83 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Next to Kamppi with walking distance in the center. Enjoy your time in the mall with the dining place on top and ground floors.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Park
“Esplanade park is a nice place to stroll around. Numerous cafes and restaurants surround it from both sides ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“For pizza lovers. Maybe not the most traditional one but definetely worth checking.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Oldest public swimming hall in Finland, Mon, Wed, Fri is for women, Tue, Thu, Sat for men. Swimming suits are not obligatory”
  • 50 locals recommend
Convention Center
“Finlandia Hall was completed in 1971. Located in a beautiful park by the sea in the centre of Helsinki, Finlandia Hall is a true work of art and embodies Alvar Aalto’s vision down to the smallest detail. Whatever the occasion – whether it’s a concert, a meeting, or one of our many other events – there’s always something happening at Finlandia Hall. A masterpiece by the world-renowned Finnish architect, Alvar Aalto, Finlandia Hall is worth a visit in its own right.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Library
“Not your average library, check it out, it's right next to the central railway station”
  • 30 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is not only restaurant but also "nightlife" and "cocktails", as well as live performances of different kinds. One of favorite places for locals!”
  • 31 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Amos Rex is a museum that was opened in 2018 close to the Kamppi Center. It hosts changing exhibitions.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Check out the symphony or listen to some jazz in the black box theatre, there are also great places for a picnic or drinks on the terrace. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Rooftop terrace at the top of Torni-hotel tower (available for non-hotel-guests too) - great views over the city”
  • 27 locals recommend
Road
“It is the main commercial street in Helsinki and it leads to the white church. You can find all kind of shops and restaurants there.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Hotel Bar
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“Rooftop bar to have 360 view of the city. Highly recommended! Go there a bit before the sunset. So worth it! ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Pool Hall
“Legendary bar owned by Kaurismäki brothers. A popular hang out place for artistic types.”
  • 24 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Pizza Place
“For pizza lovers. Maybe not the most traditional one but definetely worth checking.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is not only restaurant but also "nightlife" and "cocktails", as well as live performances of different kinds. One of favorite places for locals!”
  • 31 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Rooftop terrace at the top of Torni-hotel tower (available for non-hotel-guests too) - great views over the city”
  • 27 locals recommend
Pool Hall
“Legendary bar owned by Kaurismäki brothers. A popular hang out place for artistic types.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bar
“Restaurant Teatteri is open to am 0500 if you are wake. Address is Pohjoisesplanadi 2. This place is NOT only grill. They have night club in the best place in town!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Café
“Chocolate factory and one of the oldest Cafes at town ..for breakfast or for a cinnamon roll.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Rock Club
“One of the most popular nightclubs in downtown. A chilled place where everyone is welcome.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Modern European Restaurant
“Bar / Lounge with DJ at the front and a French brasserié at the back. One of the most popular places in town.”
  • 10 locals recommend

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