Statues and stuff in Helsinki

There are many interesting details in Helsinki, stuff that you do not see when you visit the town. I will create a collection here, slowly but surely.
40 Pin-lisäystä507 Seuraajat
Albert Edelfeldt one of the most beloved Finnish painters. In front of the arts museum Ateneum.

Albert Edelfeldt one of the most beloved Finnish painters. In front of the arts museum Ateneum.

The Finnish National Author Aleksis Kivi. In front of the National Theatre in Helsinki. By sculptor Wäinö Aaltonen

The Finnish National Author Aleksis Kivi. In front of the National Theatre in Helsinki. By sculptor Wäinö Aaltonen

A knit & tag bench in the Old Church Park.

A knit & tag bench in the Old Church Park.

Knit & Tag - art by Mrs. Ritva Raesmaa.

Knit & Tag - art by Mrs. Ritva Raesmaa.

A design tram-stop near Kamppi Center. By Stefan Lindfors.

A design tram-stop near Kamppi Center. By Stefan Lindfors.

An old well in Lapinlahti park.

An old well in Lapinlahti park.

Senator Leo Mechelin 1839-1914. A liberal politician. One of the leaders in the work for justice and liberty in Finland.  The statue is located in front of the house of the estates.

Senator Leo Mechelin 1839-1914. A liberal politician. One of the leaders in the work for justice and liberty in Finland. The statue is located in front of the house of the estates.

Design in front of the Helsinki Design Museum.

Design in front of the Helsinki Design Museum.

The Sugar Girl. The Finnish Sugar factory was originally situated almost in the center of the city.     Sculptor: Viljo Savikurki

The Sugar Girl. The Finnish Sugar factory was originally situated almost in the center of the city. Sculptor: Viljo Savikurki

Architects C. L. Engel and J.A. Ehrenström. The designers of the inner city of Helsinki. Relief by sculptor Felix Nylund.

Architects C. L. Engel and J.A. Ehrenström. The designers of the inner city of Helsinki. Relief by sculptor Felix Nylund.

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