An inventory produced by the Helsinki City Museum of the culturally and historically most important staircases in Helsinki.

The dataset includes, for example, basic building information, building designer data, verbal descriptions of the status, structures and fixtures of the staircases and information about how well the staircases have been preserved. The detailed description of the data can be found in the Word file in connection with the dataset.

The location information of buildings includes both their addresses and coordinates. The coordinate system of the dataset is ETRS-GK25.

The inventory of staircases includes staircases in inner-city residential buildings from the 1800s, staircases from the 1900s and 1910s in Punavuori and Kamppi and staircases from the 1920s and 1930s in Töölö. The inventories were made between 2009 and 2011. The most valuable staircases in terms of cultural history and architecture are included.

Data and Resources

Additional information

Administrator Helsingin kulttuurin ja vapaa-ajan toimiala / Kaupunginmuseo
Administrator's webpage
Source Arkkitehtitoimisto Schulman Oy
Published 03.03.2014
More information
Geographical coverage
Licence Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
How to reference Source: Historically meaningful staircases in Helsinki. The maintainer of the dataset is Helsingin kulttuurin ja vapaa-ajan toimiala / Kaupunginmuseo and the original author is Arkkitehtitoimisto Schulman Oy. The dataset has been downloaded from Helsinki Region Infoshare service on 02.06.2023 under the license Creative Commons Attribution 4.0.


Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
CC-BY-4.0 [Open Data]

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