Ateneum is an art museum in , and one of the three museums forming the Finnish National Gallery. It is located in the centre of Helsinki on the south side of Rautatientori square close to Helsinki Central railway station.

Landmarks in the Area

Work of art
The Aleksis Kivi Memorial is a statue dedicated to the Finnish author Aleksis Kivi, designed and sculpted by Wäinö Aaltonen. is situated 180 meters north of Ateneum.

The Pohjola Insurance building is the former headquarters of the Pohjola Insurance Company at Aleksanterinkatu 44 and Mikonkatu 3 in central . is situated 190 meters southeast of Ateneum. Photo: BishkekRocks, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Public building
The Old Student House is the former student house of the Student Union of the University of Helsinki, located in central , , near the crossing of Aleksanterinkatu and Mannerheimintie. is situated 210 meters southwest of Ateneum. Photo: Tomisti, Public domain.

Casino Helsinki is a casino located in , . is situated 210 meters north of Ateneum. Photo: Santtu37, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Kaisaniemi is a part of the centre of , . Photo: JIP, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kruununhaka is a neighbourhood of , the capital of . Photo: KrunikkaPic, Public domain.

Viiskulma is a well known intersection of five streets in at the boundary of the and Ullanlinna neighbourhoods.

Hakaniemi is an unofficial district of , the capital. Photo: Skorpion87, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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