Senate Square is a square in the city of Helsinki, Finland. The square has existed for a number of centuries, it is situated in a popular part of the city. Senate Square is known for being bordered by some important buildings most of which were influenced by Carl Ludvig Engel. The Helsinki Cathedral, Government Palace and Sederholm House all surround the square. The square is a popular meeting place in the city for both locals and tourists.
The square is situated in the city centre. It is a 5-10 minute walk away from the main train station in the city. The 7 tram stops close by at ‘Hallituskatu’.
Opening Times and Admission
The square is a public square, it is free to visit at any hour of any day.