Viikki, ecological living right next to the campus
Urban meets rural in Viikki. Culturally and historically valuable open fields and nature reserves provide a unique framework for living, working, science and research, studies and recreational activities.
Viikki is excellently located in the geographical centre of Helsinki, about 8 kilometres from the city centre. The heart of Viikki is the Science Park. Viikki is known for ecological housing construction both nationally and internationally.
Viikki in a nutshell
- Area: 1,400 ha
- Distance to the city centre: about 8 kilometres
- Construction will last: until the mid-2010s
- Number of residents: once completed 17,000
- Students: 6,000
- Jobs: once completed 6,000
City Excecutive Office
Mr. Kimmo Kuisma
kimmo.kuisma (at) hel.fi
City Planning Department
Mr. Tuomas Eskola
tuomas.eskola (at) hel.fi