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Tikkurila Destination Guide

Delve into Tikkurila in Finland

Tikkurila in the region of Province of Southern Finland is located in Finland - some 9 mi or ( 15 km ) North of Helsinki , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Tikkurila

Local time in Tikkurila is now 07:00 PM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Riga, Jelgava, Pskov, Tartu, and Tallinn. While being here, you might want to check out Riga . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Tikkurila ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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A Lady was overrun by crazy Ghost Rider. ..

Kaljakellunta 2011

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Muutama klippi Kaljakellunta 2011 tunnelmista. ..

Terkkarin Avoimet 2010

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Tiksin terkkari 28.8.2010 ..

Читаем вслух детям 1 / Runoja lapsille venäjäksi 1 / Russian children's poems 1

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Стихи Корнея Чуковского / Kornei Tsukovskin runoja / Poems by Korney Chukovsky ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Tikkurila railway station

Tikkurila station is located in Tikkurila, the administrative centre of Vantaa in the Helsinki metropolitan area. It is located approximately 16 kilometres from Helsinki Central railway station and 5 kilometres from Helsinki-Vantaa airport. The station is considered the main railway station of Vantaa, and nearly all long-distance and most commuter trains call at Tikkurila.

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Located at 60.29 25.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Railway stations in Vantaa

Heureka (science center)

Heureka is a Finnish science center in Vantaa, Finland, north of Helsinki. The aim of the science centre, which opened its doors to the public in 1989, is to popularize scientific information and to develop the methods used to teach science and scientific concepts. The name ‘Heureka’ (eureka in English) refers to the Greek exclamation, presumably uttered by Archimedes, to mean “I’ve found it!” (made a discovery).

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Located at 60.29 25.04 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Vantaa, Museums in Uusimaa, Science and technology in Finland, Science centers, Science museums in Finland


Tikkurila is a district of the municipality of Vantaa, Finland. Located in the eastern half of the Helsinki conurbation, some 16 kilometres north of the capital's downtown district, it is the administrative and commercial hub of Vantaa, although Myyrmäki is a rival shopping centre within the municipality and Helsinki itself exerts a massive commercial pull on the area as a whole. Tikkurila's most popular attraction by far is the Heureka science park.

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Located at 60.30 25.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Districts of Vantaa

Finnish Forest Research Institute

The Finnish Forest Research Institute, known as Metla, is a subordinate agency to the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry of the Government of Finland. It has statutory duties to promote, through research, the economical, ecological, and socially sustainable management and use of forests. Metla is one of Europe's largest forestry research institutes, with an annual budget of around €40 million and 9 main research units.

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Located at 60.29 25.06 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Forest research institutes, Forestry in Finland, Government of Finland, Research institutes in Finland

Hiekkaharju railway station

Hiekkaharju or Sandkulla is located in the district of Hiekkaharju in the city of Vantaa, Finland. It is located approximately 17 kilometres from Helsinki Central railway station. The Hiekkaharju station has acted as an in-between stop during the construction of the Kerava local railway track. The third track of the main railway was taken into use in 1972 between Helsinki and Hiekkaharju and was continued to Kerava in 1981.

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Located at 60.30 25.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Railway stations in Vantaa