In the crypt below the Lutheran Cathedral in Helsinki is a display of nativity scenes from Italy.
It is a wonderful collection from all over Italy, made from terra-cotta, beeswax, wood, bronze, papier-mâché etc.
Nativity with 3 Maji 2013 by Francesco Scarletella.
Sicilian Village 2013 by Roberto Vanadia.
Arch of Dolabellan 2012 by Christian Apreda and Aniello Gandino.
Nativity in the Portico d’Ottavia 2000 by Alberto Finizio
Rock crib in Naples 2013 by Aniello Gaudino.
Crib in a fishing village 2011 by Alessandro Martinigi.
Holy Family 2003 by Antonio Pigozzi, Giuseppe Criscone and Raffaele De Angelis.
Old Lady 1999 by Giuseppe Ferrigio.
The Moor 2005 by Aniello Gaudino.
The Rupestrian Churches of Matera by Franco Artese.
Nativity in the farm 2006 by Paolo Maria Capici.
Nativity 2013 by Giuseppe de Tommasi.
The Holy Family 2011 by Ivo Piazza.
Nativity 2003 by Alfonso Pisacane.
The display is on until 6th January…there is still time to go to see it.