Culture, arts & entertainment: things to do in Helsinki


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Estimated cost Free Estimated duration 10-20 mins
"Houston, we've had a problem" - one of the most famous utterances of space travel history, and the beginning of space travel's most extraordinary survival story. Discover the full transcripts of the Apollo 13 mission, which blasted off on this day in 1970, and read the real words of the astronauts in their struggle to return to Earth.
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Welcome to the Helsinki edition of A Thing To Do Today: your Helsinki culture attendant, and the ultimate independent curated guide to the very best of what to do today in Helsinki. Whether it's budget or bespoke, from local tourist attractions to hidden gems, cultural events and even adventurous things to do, if you're in and around Helsinki, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help.

We specialise in showing you great and often unusual things to do specifically on and open today, which are ready to explore: things to do in Helsinki for anyone feeling curious, creative or cultural. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other amazing things to do, or change the day to have an amazing time in Helsinki all week: here are amazing things to do on Monday. Find out more...

60.17°N, 24.94°E

Sunrise: 05:14
Sunset: 19:28
Moon Phase: new moon
Weather: sky is clear, 9°C max, 1°C min

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