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The biggest and most famous cemetary in Finland with former presidents and other persons of interest burried. Very nice in the summer.
Sure it's a cemetery close to a loonybin, but what a nice location they both have. Take a stroll in the area starting from the old Lapinlahti insane asylum and continue north towards Meilahti along the beach front (or the other way round). There's a small beach inside the grounds of Lapinlahti,…
Hietaniemi Cemetery is the final resting place of many heads of state and other dignitaries and is culturally and historically the most important cemetery, not only in Helsinki but also in the whole of Finland. Established in 1829, this cemetery consists of a number of separate areas all with their…