Market Square and Old Market Hallwww.wanhakauppahalli.com
The Market Square is Helsinki’s best known market. Open: Market Mon–Fri 6.30am–6pm, Sat 6.30am– 4pm and May–Sep also on Sun 10am–5pm, Market Hall Mon-Fri 8am–6pm, Sat 8am–4pm.
The booths here sell traditional market foods and treats, as well as handicrafts and souvenirs. There is also a heated café tent where you can comfortably sip steaming hot coffee even on the coldest days in winter. The Old Market Hall in the heart of Helsinki has supplied food to local gourmets for over 120 years.
Please note that Old Market Hall will be closed for renovations from January 31st 2013 and is estimated to re-open in summer of 2014. Most shops will temporarily re-locate to Hietalahti Market (Lönnrotinkatu 34, 00180 Helsinki).