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Lahti, Finland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member marcius
N 60° 58.812 E 025° 39.356
35V E 427263 N 6761328
Quick Description: The City Hall of Lahti is one of the notable Finnish monuments designed by the architect Eliel Saarinen. Lahden kaupungintalo kuuluu Eliel Saarisen 1910-luvulla suunnittelemiin merkittäviin suomalaisiin monumentaalirakennuksiin.
Location: Finland
Date Posted: 4/22/2012 7:43:13 AM
Waymark Code: WME9BK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 62

Long Description:

Lahti City Hall, designed in 1911 by Eliel Saarinen, stands in a dominant position on Radiomäki hill at one end of Mariankatu street. The City Hall was completed in 1912, and was originally used by the municipal administration, the fire department, the police department and the town jail.

Eliel Saarisen vuonna 1911 suunnittelema kaupungintalo valmistui vuonna 1912 noin 4000 asukkaan kaupungin hallinnon sekä palolaitoksen, poliisilaitoksen ja kaupunginvankilan toimitiloiksi. Vuonna 1934 rakennukseen liitettiin kaupunginarkkitehti Kaarlo Könösen piirtämä laajennus, joka sulki eteläsivultaan avonaisen pihan.

Name: City Hall of Lahti

Harjukatu 31
Lahti, Finland

Date of Construction: 1912

Architect: Eliel Saarinen


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