Science, Nature and Architecture at the University of Helsinki

Event Introduction

Spend the whole day at the University of Helsinki sites, alone or with family and friends. Visit the Kumpula Botanic Garden, the exhibitions in the Helsinki University Museum Flame, the guided art historical tour or join us for the nature-themed pub quiz at Think Corner! Vegan soup lunch and other delicacies are available all day at the Think Corner café.
University of Helsinki events and visitor attractions open to all on Helsinki Day:
Think Corner (Yliopistonkatu 4)
8 am to 9.30 pm Café open
10 am to 2 pm Workshop: Introduction to University of Helsinki Research Stations
5.30–7 pm Helsinki Day Pub Quiz (in English)
Helsinki University Museum Flame (Fabianinkatu 33)
12–4 pm Free admission to the exhibitions Passion for Knowledge and Food for All
Guided art historical tour (starting point Senate Square, the statue of Alexander II)
5-6 pm The tour introduces visitors to the architecture and history of the main building of the University of Helsinki (in Finnish, no pre-registration required)
Kumpula Botanic Garden (Jyrängöntie 2)
11 am to 6 pm Free admission, guided tours 


More information about accessibility:

More information on accessibility can be found on the website of each venue.


Design and Workshops, Food, Nature and the Environment, Open doors, Tours and Exhibitions

Event Information

  • Time:

    • 08:00–22:00

  • Organiser:

    Helsingin yliopisto

  • Address:

    University of Helsinki

  • Accessibility:

    The event is accessible with a wheelchair.

    The event has an accessible toilet.

  • Event language:

    Finnish, English

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