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Design District

Helsinki, Finland
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"beautiful things"
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"interesting shops"
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"window shopping"
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"points of interest"
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"small city"
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"finnish architecture"
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"few hours"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Philip H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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.

Thank pepics
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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

Thank Mikael F
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

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

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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.

Thank Adomvatik
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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

Thank Coperoslo
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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

Thank Simen S
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Every nook & cranny of this area of Helsinki is divine perfection, but I'm here specifically to recommend a very special bookstore nestled in-between chic furniture & design shops: C.Hagelstam (Fredrikinkatu 35). This bookstore is pure magic. The scent of slowly decomposing pages hits you...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We were fortunate that our visit coincided with the Design Week events so we saw pop-up creations in addition to the plethora of design outlets, galleries and museums across a large area of the central city. We were delighted with our visit to the Design...More

Thank permia
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

I was really looking forward to visiting the Design District after all I had read about it. What I hadn't read is that everything except restaurants is closed by 6 pm. We checked into our hotel and walked around to check it out and--nothing, except...More

Thank IllinoisTravel4Fun
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