Kaisaniemi is a part of the centre of , . It is located immediately north of the Helsinki Central railway station and south of .

Landmarks in the Area

The University of Helsinki metro station is a station on the Helsinki Metro.

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

The University of Helsinki is a university located in , since 1829, but was founded in the city of in 1640 as the Royal Academy of Åbo, at that time part of the Swedish Empire.

Ateneum is an art museum in , and one of the three museums forming the Finnish National Gallery.

The University of Helsinki Botanical Garden is an institution subordinate to the Finnish Museum of Natural History of the , which maintains a collection of live plants for use in research and teaching.

Localities in the Area

Kruununhaka is a neighbourhood of , the capital of .

Hakaniemi is an unofficial district of , the capital.

Merihaka is a coastal residential area in central , consisting of large high-rise concrete housing blocks.

Kallio is a district and a neighbourhood in , the capital of , located on the eastern side of the Helsinki peninsula about one kilometre north from the city centre.

Katajanokka is a neighbourhood of , , with around 4000 inhabitants in 2005.


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