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Sederholm House (Sederholmin Talo)

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9 May 2018
“Oldest Building”
26 Nov 2017
“Musuem has Good Documents”
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Aleksanterinkatu 16-18, Helsinki 00170, Finland
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

This is the oldest building in Helsinki and was constructed in 1757. This 2 storey building is now home to the Helsinki City Museum.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Just near Senate Square, this stone building is the oldest in Helsinki. Built in 18th-century rococo style, Sederholm Talo has been turned into a museum that documents the life of Johan Sederholm, a Counsellor of Commerce who lived in the early part of the 18th...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank ArghyaKolkata
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We had a blast here when visiting with kids in August 2016! There's a kids museum where children can play school in 18/19th century Helsinki, or shopkeeper, shoemaker etc dressing up as people did centuries ago. There's also a flat from the 70's which is...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Mikko_the_Traveler
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

A very nice museum and home. Lots of good information and history of the area and the people. The home is well kept and looks great.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

Museum has been just opened after renovation and it's great place to spend few hours with kids. There isn't entrance fee and kids are aloud to play with everything they cross with, dress up, puppet show, little store, shoe making, loading a boat, driving horse...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank mambochick
Reviewed 23 February 2014

The museum is in fact an old house converted into a historical playground for children. This place is ideal for kids, especially for a stop during the long sightseeing day. It's free, you just walk in and start exploring. Children are even able to play...More

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank martenica
Reviewed 22 April 2013

Sederholm house is a typical little salesmarket place for typical tourist items,nothing reaaly specific or really national.

Thank Jukka N
Reviewed 8 March 2013

This museum is clearly meant for younger kids (<10 years) and for that audience it is nice. You can spent there easily couple of hours and as there is no admission fee it is just brilliant place if you need some activity for kids during...More

Date of experience: March 2013
Thank JaniOo
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