St. Henry's Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Helsinki, Finland, dedicated to Henry, Bishop of Uppsala.For Cathedral of St Henry and beyond, use our Helsinki trip planner to get the most from your Helsinki vacation.
It was constructed between 1858–1860, primarily to serve Russian Catholics in the army, as well as Catholic merchants. Although it was finished in 1860, it was not consecrated until 1904. It became the Cathedral Church of Helsinki in 1955. The architecture of the church is Gothic Revival with statues of Saint Henry, Saint Peter and Saint Paul decorating the exterior.
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「マーケット広場」から「カイヴォプイスト公園」へ向かって南下しているときに偶然見つけた教会です。 欧州の教会を訪問するのが大好きなので立ち寄ってきました。 色合いといい、高い尖塔といい、とても雰囲気の良い教会でした。 more »It is a church that I found by chance while going south from "Market Square" to "Kaivopuist Park". I love to visit churches in Europe, so I stopped by. It was a church with a very good atmosphere, with good colors, high spires, and a high spire.
We attended Mass here at 6pm on a Saturday evening. The #2 tram in back of our hotel, ( The Helka), stops at the Olympic Marina and you only have to walk about 3 minutes up the hill to St. Henrys. The... more »
It's a catholic church just by the center of the city. I was on a english sunday mass and where I found the meaning of the word catholic = universal. There was people of many different origins but with the same Christian spirit.
Thankfully, the Roman Catholic faith is once again legal in Finland and can be practied.
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