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Shopping all kinds of design

The area stretches out most to the south from the cross roads of the Boulevard and Fredrikinkatu... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2019
Heli P
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Helsinki, Finland
Super cool neighborhood

Lots of stuff going on! Street art, museum, churches, restaurant. It seem normal like that but they... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2018
jeanfran_oist800
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Montreal, Canada
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Punavuorenkatu 7 | Punavuori region, Helsinki 00120, Finland
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

The area stretches out most to the south from the cross roads of the Boulevard and Fredrikinkatu with smaller and bigger shops selling all kinds of design products. Clothes and home decoration on offer are both Finnish and international brands, new ones and already well...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Heli P
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

Lots of stuff going on! Street art, museum, churches, restaurant. It seem normal like that but they all seem to have something special. Of course, lots of boutique of all kind. Youll get your fix for finnish artcraft. You may even meet the designer!

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank jeanfran_oist800
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Nice area to Walk around and enjoy design in a lot of different areas. Not to much traffic or crowded. Depending on how often you enter shops you could easily spend half a day here.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

If you are a lover of simple and practical products you will love this - its like going to an branch of Ikea

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Howlo
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Many small Finnish boutiques, restaurants and cafes. Lots of beautiful things promise you a few hours of high quality shopping, browsing or window shopping. Do visit and see yourself.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank pepics
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Design District is an area in Helsinki where you can see Finnish design and buy Finnish design products. The district covers Kaartinkaupunki, Kamppi, Punavuori and Ullanlinna. The area is full of design and antique shops, fashion stores, art galleries, restaurants and cafes. In the area...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mikael F
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Didn’t particularly enjoy Helsinki overall but did enjoy the Design District - mostly the Iittala store.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank twincanucks
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We combine a brief walk in this neighborhood, with visit to Design Museum (A Must attraction). It is a nice combination of shops, mintage artifacts, coffee shops etc. One need to like this type of walking & watching, to enjoy this experience.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Adomvatik
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Really boring! No nice shops. Reminds me of Oslo 20 years ago... City needs to invest more in retail, design, etc

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Coperoslo
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice area Of Helsinki. Lots Of small shops and restaurants. So this is def a place to spend a day and just walk around and Explore

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Oslo-travelmen
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