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President's Palace (Presidentinlinna)

Pohjoisesplanadi 1, Helsinki 00170, Finland
+358 9 22881222
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Pohjoisesplanadi 1, Helsinki 00170, Finland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Presidential Palace in Helsinki (Finnish: Presidentinlinna) is one of the official residences in Helsinki of the President of the Republic of Finland. It is situated on the north side of Esplanadi, overlooking Market Square. At the beginning of the 19th century, a salt storehouse...More

Thank leffex
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The Presidential Palace in Helsinki is one of the official residences in Helsinki of the President of the Republic of Finland. It is situated on the north side of Esplanadi, overlooking Market Square. I witnessed the same when I was touring the city in the...More

1  Thank Sachin0408
Reviewed 5 June 2017

You can see it, while visiting market square. It is very simple in a structure, same as it is very simply decorated inside. Nothing special to see inside.

1  Thank haanahh
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Today we got the very rare and unique opportunity to tour the Presidential Palace in Helsinki Finland. Apparently it's only open to the public a few days ever few years and it is open this week in celebration of Finland's 100 years of independence. It...More

Thank AdventureUnlimited01
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This beautiful architecturally designed building dominates the harbour-side adding to the beauty of the area. Whilst visiting the market place, which in our opinion is a must visit, (stalls selling local items), you can admire this building, from across the road.

1  Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

The palace is centrally located at a convenient location overlooking the water. It is quite modest as a presidential palace. It is interesting to note that the President has to share hands continuously for two or three hours just to shake hands with guests for...More

Thank Alice Man Kwan C
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This is an elegant building on the north side of Esplanadi overlooking Market Square. I could not find Market Square on TA so will review both here. The palace was built in the early 19th century as a merchants house but was soon acquired by...More

Thank ge0rgiana
Reviewed 23 January 2016

The president castle is located in the Pohjoisesplanadi near the market square. Take a walk to the market square and have a coffee in the warm tent. Maybe you will see our good president there.

Thank Eero N
Reviewed 22 January 2016

The palace is located across from the harbor with a magnificent view of the water. The building is impressive and elegant although not ornate or spectacular. As with many of the old buildings in Helsinki, it has a rich history. Dating back to the mid...More

1  Thank CATTSAR
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Although I was not impressed by other buildings in Finland and although this palace seems to be plain compared to other palaces I visited in Europe, still it was an elegant one, especially after the equally elegant City Hall. Of course it is no Versailles...More

1  Thank TheGlacierist
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