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Hvittrask

Hvittraeskintie 166 | Luoma, Kirkkonummi 02440, Finland
+358 40 1286359
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Sunny Day List !

This is a fair drive from the centre of Helsinki but if you are an architecture fan YOU NEED TO SEE... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2013
bentleymike
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Helsinki, Finland
Architecture Lovers

Visit - a fantastic place - architecture & nature. The summer home of one of the great 20th... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2013
architect1961
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Chicago, Illinois
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Hvittraeskintie 166 | Luoma, Kirkkonummi 02440, Finland
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Reviewed 25 November 2013

This is a fair drive from the centre of Helsinki but if you are an architecture fan YOU NEED TO SEE THIS ... it's Jugend in one package ! From the design of the hinges to the doors, the arches to the slope of the...More

1  Thank bentleymike
Reviewed 26 October 2013

Visit - a fantastic place - architecture & nature. The summer home of one of the great 20th century design / architecture families - the Saarinens. A quick ride outside Helsinki - go,

Thank architect1961
Reviewed 1 October 2013

Hvittrask is built above a lake; it's a compound of buildings first designed and occupied by three Finnish architects about a century ago. But it doesn't feel dated at all--it's as "modern" in its sensibility as the gleaming buildings of downtown Espoo, nearby. It's fascinating...More

3  Thank CrofK
Reviewed 5 July 2013

A must see if your into Finnish design. A beautiful house and museum set on the lake. Very detailed back store about 3 Finnish designers (Saarien, Lindgren, Gesellius) who used this as a summer house for inspiration. If the weather is nice - enjoy s...More

4  Thank 798mikem
Reviewed 1 July 2013

Really Really nice setting but the food was indeed average compared to price. Service unprofessional and the waiting time quite long. This place is too expensive for it's quality.

Thank Janne I
Reviewed 11 June 2013

A must do. Easy 35 train ride and then a very pretty 3 km walk (train lets you off in the middle of NOwhere!) and then staff can call you a taxi, if you do not want to walk back, make sure to allow 20??...More

1  Thank peripateticprincess
Reviewed 4 June 2013

The home of famous Finnish Art Noveau architects - Gesellius, Lindgren and Saarinen - lies in wilderness on a high hill on the lake Hvitträsk in Kirkkonummi about 30 km west of Helsinki. It is really interesting if you like Art Noveau and like to...More

Thank Juhani S
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Hvitträsk is situated outside of Helsinki, so you have to take a bus or a train (to Kirkkonummi) to go there, but it is surely worth the visit. If you like the design of Helsinki Central railway station or the National museum, you'll love Hvitträsk....More

1  Thank Miia L
Reviewed 19 April 2013

Hvittrask - so close to Helsinki, yet so silent and beautiful everywhere. Worth of visiting for a half day, have lunch or dinner at the restaurant - splended food. And at a warm summer day - take you swimming bath with you and try the...More

Thank Practicenjoyer
Reviewed 22 December 2012

I live close to this place, so I am not reviewing this as a tourist but a local that likes to go there every once in a while. Hvitträsk has good looking buildings that are part of FInnish art history. Those are worthwhile seeing, even...More

Thank diidu
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