The History of Helsinki

What has Lutheran faith got to do with Finnish literacy and education? Or why was the industrialisation of the country accelerated by the WWII ?

The history of Helsinki -walking tour answers to these and many more questions, and gives you a deeper perspective to the modern day Finland and life in it’s capital city.

Duration: 90 minutes

Starting point: The National Library (address: Unioninkatu 36)

Language: English




1-10 persons

225 e (+ vat 24%)

11-20 persons

300 e (+ vat 24%)

21-30 persons

450 e (+ vat 24%)

Over 30 persons

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CONTACT:, 050 553 2299

Cancellation Policy:
A 72-hour cancellation notice, prior to scheduled departure time is required for a full ticket price refund. For later cancellation 50 % of the ticket price will be charged as penalty.

The WalkHelsinki walking tours are held regardless of the weather, unless the client so wishes. Penalty fee won’t be applied to cancellations due to bad weather or rain.