A hidden room in the basement of a former toothpaste factory. Kalevankatu. 2015.

In the basement of former toothpaste factory, current office building, there’s a secret room concealed with a bookcase. Behind the bookcase there’s a tiny room with mirrors on the ceiling. The room was a speakeasy at some point, possibly up until the early 2000’s. The factory was built in 1928.

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Bensow building, Helsinki. 2014.

IMG_4713 IMG_4714Nothing glamorous on the outside at Eteläesplanadi 22 but the insides of the Bensow building are worth a look.