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070/365 Helsinki Central Railway Station

(c) Jussi Hellsten. 9.1.2014. West side entrance to Helsinki Central Railway Station. jussihellsten.com & visithelsinki.fi

The Tilkka Military Hospital, Helsinki. Designed by architect Olavi Sorrka and built in 1930

The Tilkka Military Hospital, Helsinki. Designed by architect Olavi Sorrka and built in 1930

The Glass Palace, Mannerheimintie 22–24, Helsinki. Architects: Viljo Revell, Niilo Kokko and Heimo Riihimäki. Built 1936. - Lasipalatsi on Mannerheimintien varrella sijaitseva 1930-luvulla suunniteltu funktionalistinen liikerakennus. Lasipalatsi on yksi Helsingin huomattavimpia funktionalistisia rakennuksia.

The Glass Palace, Mannerheimintie 22–24, Helsinki. Architects: Viljo Revell, Niilo Kokko and Heimo Riihimäki. Built 1936. - Lasipalatsi on Mannerheimintien varrella sijaitseva 1930-luvulla suunniteltu funktionalistinen liikerakennus. Lasipalatsi on yksi Helsingin huomattavimpia funktionalistisia rakennuksia.

Lasipalatsi ('Glass Palace') Niilo Kokko, Viljo Revell, Heimo Riihimäki (1936) Mannerheimintie, Helsinki My grandma and her two sisters worked here in 1950's.

Travel Guide: Helsinki - arcspace.com

Helsinki is known as a 'city of architecture'. As one of Europe’s youngest capitals, it was first shaped by Neoclassical architecture and later became the world’s largest concentration of Jugendstil buildings and National Romanticism. It was Alvar Aalto, who put Finland’s modern architecture on the world map. Helsinki features several of his masterpieces such as the academic bookstore and Finlandia Hall. Recently, the city experienced a renaissance of wooden architecture (see Kamppi Chapel)…

"Neon waitresses" on the 1930s Lasipalatsi (Glass Palace) building, Helsinki

Lasipalatsi watresses, Helsinki, Finland

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Bio Rex, Lasipalatsi - architecture - Bio Rex cinema theater's hallway in Glass Palace, Helsinki Finland

Bio Rex, Lasipalatsi - architecture - Bio Rex cinema theater's hallway in Glass Palace, Helsinki Finland