Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa), Helsinki

(4.4/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • Have always been voted as one of the most beautiful bookstores in the world. Mesmerising to just ogle at the architecture and not buying anything. Should try the Aalto Cafe though. 
  • Not in Japan, such as Moomin, Harry Potter books and enjoyed. Book cover to Finland, so cute, so becomes a feast for the eyes.
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  • Some years ago, I wrote a review highly praising this book store. It still remains possibly the best in town (you should also pay a visit to Suomalainen Kirjakauppa), but has downscaled considerable i...  more »
Google
  • Smashing bookstore- great selection and very friendly staff.
  • Very well stocked, mostly Finnish language books and comics. Also a nice selection of stationary. Cafe Aalto is also worth a visit.
  • Centrally located beautiful bookstore designed by Alvar Aalto. There is also a cafe within the bookstore.
  • Very good selection of international books.
  • I like this place - not least thanks to the really neat Café Aalto; just walk right through the book store and take the escalator up :)