Founded in the mid 1500’s, Helsinki has been appropriately nicknamed the “Daughter of the Baltic” and was named the capital city in 1812. The Russian czar again built the city to resemble St. Petersburg. A cosmopolitan city that still retains the old-world charm, it is a tourist destination. Aside from the architecture, culture, dining venues, and shopping venues, one of the main tourist attractions are Helsinki’s most visited museums. The following will give you an idea of the better ones to visit while vacationing in the city.