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Olympic Stadium (Olympiastadion)

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Neighbourhood: Taka-Töölö
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Address: Paavo Nurmi tie 1, Helsinki 00250, Finland
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Many years have passed by from the Olympic Games here in Helsinki, but the Stadium, as well as the rest of the Olympic complex, looks very well conserved and actual in its... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Italy
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414 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many years have passed by from the Olympic Games here in Helsinki, but the Stadium, as well as the rest of the Olympic complex, looks very well conserved and actual in its architectural concept. It deserves a visit

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Mantsala, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The old stadium were in very bad shape. Now its under renovation and I'm anxious to see the new stadium when the renovation is finished.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

It is convenient to get to by train and is located right next to the new HJK soccer stadium. The Olympic stadium was an average stadium that was under renovation in Nov. 2016.

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Middelfart, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Well, there is nor much to say really. The Olympic Stadium Of Helsinki is under reconstruction. However, noone bothers to tell on homepages that's the fact. So after having bought tickets for the Metro and busses we arrived to a closed stadium

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Florence, Montana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We were surprised to see the Olympic Statium and other structures were closed for about a year for renovations. So do not waste your time unless you just want to walk around the grounds.

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Europe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I visited last year before the Stadium and Tower were closed for renovation. On the first day I arrived very early in the morning (the tower opens well before most museums), but that day the tower was closed for security reasons because of a football match in the evening (Finland vs. Northern Ireland). So I had to come back the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We took some photos anyway but it was so disappointing to find the complex closed and under renovation.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Interrupted by the onset of World War II, the Olympic games in Finland were finally hosted there after the war in the early 1950's and are a source of pride.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Since it is under construction, one can't get near. We enjoyed walking around the grounds only because my husband is in the construction business.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We wasted our time stopping here because it has been closed since 2015 under renovation. Reopening in 2019. We did feel some nostalgia looking at the olympic rings and the statue of the flying finn.

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