The Republic of Finland is a Nordic nation located in northern Europe, bordering Norway, Russia and Sweden. It is a member of the United Nations and the European Union.
Brief History of Helsinki
Explains the history of the city dating back to its founding by King Gustavus I of Sweden.
City of Helsinki
Publishes information on the city’s culture, sports, health care services and more.
Community for sharing and discussing anything and everything about Finland.
Finnish Museum of Natural History
The FMNH is an independent research institution operated by the University of Helsinki, and is one of tree national museums in Finland, responsible for the national collections in its field. Its research projects and activities are described here, as well as its publications.
Features information on the city’s shops, accommodations and local events.
National Library of Finland
This site represents the oldest and largest scholarly library in Finland, as well as the largest independent institute at the University of Helsinki, responsible for the collection, description, preservation and accessibility of Finland's national heritage. Its collections, services and cultural activities are described on its site.
Science Centre Tietomaa
Science centre located in Oulu, Finland. The museum has permanent and temporary exhibits spanning all areas of science, and an Imax cinema. Hours, travelling instructions, and fees are included on this site.
U.S. Department of State: Finland
Features a profile of the Republic of Finland prepared by the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs of the State Department of the United States. Its content includes an overview of Finnish history, culture, people, and language, as well as its economical outlook and relations with the United States and other countries.
This site provides information on this northern European country. Through this site can be found details about Finland's foreign policy, economy, history, arts and other subjects, including news articles about the country.
Offers information for visitors to the city information accommodations, restaurants, saunas, and cafes.