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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This monument is next to another large monument dedicated to Sibelius’ life and work. It is a realistic bust that is well done. It’s nice to see if you’re a fan or near the park but I’m not sure it’s a “must see” for first...More

Thank Tracey L
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited Helsinki in early June for the second time and decided to walk to the Sibelius Monument which took about 30 mins from the Market Square where our ship was moored. Our stroll up Mannerheimintie took us past various theatres, the railway station and...More

Thank George I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This monument is definitely beautiful, but it’s not really close to a lot of other attractions, so if it’s out of your way, I don’t know I’d bother, but if it’s on your way, go for it!

Thank Phillygirlagain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tribute to Sebilius (1865-1957) by Finnish sculptor Eila Hiltunen is at the Sibelius park in the Töölö district. It is on the Red Bus route & is an interesting sculpture but it would have been more interesting had it been more interactive or if...More

Thank Dee S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This monument to Finland's favorite composer was controversial, when it was first unveiled. In fact, they made the sculptor add the seriously cool "molten" silver bust of Sibelius to it. The pipes are not all solid, you discover, when you get close. Our guide encouraged...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

That is the way I would describe this unusual art setting. It utilises plenty of steel but does not appear to tell a coherent story.

Thank highimpactuk
Reviewed 8 June 2018

This was just one stop on our tour. The story of the artist is sort of sad. Her original "tube" monument was not well received, so she added the "faces" part. If you are on a tour and this is a 10 minute stop, then...More

Thank Alice I
Reviewed 8 May 2018

The monument is dedicated to the world-famous composer Jean Sibelius (1865-1957). It is located at the Sibelius park in the Töölö district. It is made by Finnish sculptor Eila Hiltunen and was unveiled in September 1967, ten years after the death of Sibelius. Although Sibelius...More

Thank Mikael F
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

The Sibelius Monument isn't in the city centre. It took me about 20 minutes to walk slowly from the Finlandia Hall. It's an impressive piece of sculpture. Nice to admire it both from a short distance and under it. Worth the trip.

Thank Egon70
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Revisiting some old places since I was last here, in Helsinki and I forgot how far away from the city centre it is. If you don’t mind walking, it’s 20/30 mins to get there from the Rock Church. I do recommend you catch the 24...More

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