The Old Market Hall: "Traditional Market Hall" Helsinki Shopping Tip by Jarra

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  The Old Market Hall
by Jarra
 
 

The Old Market Hall is Helsinki`s most international and best known market. It is locates on the South Harbour at end of the Espladane Park. Finland`s oldest market hall was opened in 1889 and has since been meeting place for foodloving people. It is also popular destination among tourists. The boots here sell traditional high-quality food as well as handicrafts and souveniers. You can buy food items to bring home or enjoy lunch or coffee on the spot.

What to buy: Fish, Finnish delicates and freh Paulig Coffee.

What to pay: It is a bit expensive so you will probably pay more than in ordinary shops.

Address: Etelaranta
Directions: Next to the ferry habour close tho the Market Square.
Theme: Food and Drink

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Apr 4, 2011
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