Central Helsinki

Central Helsinki consists of the central parts of east of Mannerheimintie, south of Pitkäsilta and north of Esplanadi; in short the commercial downtown plus Kruunuhaka and Katajanokka.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a university located in , since 1829, but founded in the city of in 1640 as the Royal Academy of Åbo, at that time part of the Swedish Empire. Photo: Neofelis Nebulosa, Public domain.

is an art museum in , and one of the three museums forming the Finnish National Gallery. Photo: Skorpion87, Public domain.

The Finnish National Theatre, established in 1872, is a theatre located in central on the northern side of the Helsinki Central Railway Station Square. Photo: Ralf Roletschek, GFDL.

Helsinki Cathedral is the Finnish Evangelical Lutheran cathedral of the Diocese of Helsinki, located in the neighborhood of in the centre of , at the Senate Square. Photo: Biopics, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

The "Daughter of the Baltic", is 's capital and largest city. Photo: Pöllö, CC BY 3.0.

is in this guide defined as the part of south of the Esplanadi and Bulevardi streets. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Kamppi and southwestern is here defined as the part of the city raying out to the southwest of the city core, stretching along freeway 51 to the border of next-door . Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

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