"The Olympic Stadium and stadium tower" Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium) Tip by Jarra

  Olympic Stadium Tower
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Building of the Olympic Stadium began in 1934 and the stdium was inaugurated on June 12, 1938. The stadium was the result of an architectural competition and has been called world`s most beautiful Olympic stadium. Today stadium staged both sporting and musical events. Single most important event ever held in Olympic Stadium was of cource Olympic Games in 1952.

The stadium tower is 72 metres high and offers a spectacular view over Helsinki. Price to tower is for adults 2 euros and for children under 16 1 euro.

Address: Olympiastadion, 00250 Helsinki, Paavo Nurmentie
Directions: Off Nordenskiöldinkatu.
Phone: +358 - 9 - 4366010
Website: http://www.stadion.fi

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  • Written Aug 4, 2003
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