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Finnish National Theater (Suomen Kansallisteatteri)

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Address: Rautatientori 1, Helsinki, Finland
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+358 9 17331331

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I had a chance to come here and get a full tour- beautiful hall- great acoustics- many different spaces. Lots of renovations have added charm to the place. Great production space... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2015
Paris, France
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Evanston, Illinois
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671 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Located in front of Aleksis Kiven Patsas monument and next to Railway square, this building is one of the must-see in Helsinki

Thank kiltmaker2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 377 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015

As soon as you get out of the Railway station, you will see this building on your left side. You can't miss it as it is a beautiful building with red roof. We didn't go inside, just saw it as we walked along to the park behind this theatre

Thank Solodam J
Paris, France
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352 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

I had a chance to come here and get a full tour- beautiful hall- great acoustics- many different spaces. Lots of renovations have added charm to the place. Great production space. You can feel the history inside.

Thank VagabondLane
Helsinki Finland
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292 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2015

There are several big theatres in the greater Helsinki area, but nothing exceeds this National Theatre of Finland. And I am not talking only about the building (with average service, only), but the plays they choose and perform, the way they do it... there is quality - expecially if you have seen any of the plays in the Helsinki theatre,... More 

Thank theblond
Palermo, Italy
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965 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2014

A nice and central national theatre in Helsinki. One of the many reasons why to visit this tidy and beautiful city!

Thank Davide G
Turku, Finland
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2013

Just love the atmosphere in the National Theatre and the details in the interior. Wonderful glass paintings! We went to see the play Frankenstein, well-made and thought provoking.

Thank Susanna R
Pieksamaki, Finland
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5 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2013

The modernised version based on Mary Shelleys Frankenstein was a great experience! The atmosphere of the National Theatre is unique in Finland.

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2012

The history of Finnish theatre art is present in this building. I have personal memories of this building from my childhood days. I saw so many beloved actors and actresses here, so many wonderful plays.

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