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Kamppi Chapel of Silence, Helsinki

4.3
#6 of 241 in Historic Sites in Finland
Religious Site · Tourist Spot
Savor a moment of quiet reflection or prayer inside the contemporary Kamppi Chapel of Silence. While it seems to contradict its surroundings, this site is nicknamed the "Chapel of Silence." Built on one of the busiest streets in Helsinki, the chapel provides a calming atmosphere inside a tranquil space positioned in an otherwise hectic area. Step inside the chapel, which welcomes people of all faiths. Examine the contemporary architecture, designed as a part of the World Design Capital program of 2012 by Kimmo Lintula, Niko Sirola, and Mikko Summanen. Work out when and for how long to visit Kamppi Chapel of Silence and other Helsinki attractions using our handy Helsinki sightseeing planner.
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  • This was bizarre but extremely uplifting. We were on holiday so already relaxed but I feel every city should have one of these these as the world and modern day pressures can be stressful.  more »
  • We are a retired, young at heart, couple in our early and mid sixties; I practice my faith but my other half doesn't, but we do share a love of visiting places of worship when abroad, I pray whilst...  more »
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  • Very unique! It's very small and hard to find but worth looking for. It's amazing how it was built and it looks brand new. We were the only ones inside and we were able to enjoy the quite. A very beautiful chapel that should be in your itinerary if you are in Helsinki.
  • Lovely place to visit if you need some time away to reflect. I recommend going during off peak hours. Simple and beautiful design.

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