Observatory Hill (Tahtitorninmaki), Helsinki

#11 of 33 in Parks in Helsinki
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Observatory Hill (Tahtitorninmaki) is located in Helsinki. For Observatory Hill (Tahtitorninmaki) and beyond, use our Helsinki trip itinerary website to get the most from your Helsinki vacation.
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  • Tähtitorninvuoren puisto (Observatory Hill Park) is almost 7 hectares large. You find many statues or monuments, beautiful sitting places, nice lookout spots and a playground there. There are many...  more »
  • Observatory Hill is a 30-meter high hill next to the South harbor in Ullanlinna district. It's mainly a park but there are also some buildings. The Helsinki Observatory from 1834 is the most...  more »
  • This is a great park in southern Helsinki area. Helsinki University observatory and the department of astronomy locate on top of the hill surrounded by the park. Especially autumn colou are often incomparable, from any direction you approach. It is only about a hundred meters from Olympic terminal where Silja Line docks. I suggest visitors from Stockholm direction take a small detour through the park on their way to the Old Market Hall and the Market Square.
  • Helsinki Astronomical Observatory and surruounding gardens : well worth a visit !

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