Axel Hampus Dalström

Axel Hampus Dalström (22 March 1829 – 19 March 1882), was a Finnish architect.[1] He was the director of the National Board of Public Building from 1869 to 1882.[2] Dalström is best known for the Old Student House in Helsinki as well as for seven Lighthouses he designed in the 1870s.

Axel Hampus Dalström
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Born(1829-03-22)22 March 1829
Died19 March 1882(1882-03-19) (aged 52)
Helsinki, Grand Duchy of Finland
BuildingsOld Student House
Marjaniemi Lighthouse
Säppi Lighthouse
Savonlinna Cathedral



  1. ^ Nikula, R. (1993). Architecture and Landscape: The Building of Finland. Otava. p. 91. ISBN 978-951-1-12534-1. Retrieved 19 May 2019.
  2. ^ Axel Hampus Dalström University of Helsinki (in Finnish). Retrieved 11 August 2014.