Orivesi Summer Festivals

Summer of Orivesi

ORIVESI | Orivesi shows its most beautiful side in the summer. Our cultural town hosts concerts, exhibitions and other events from early June to early September. Orivesi Summer Festivals offers a range of experiences, including exhilarating exhibitions at Art Centre Purnu and Leporanta Art Centre, brilliant plays put on at Rönni summer theatre, traditional open-air […]

Mänttä Art Festival

Mänttä Art Festival

MÄNTTÄ-VILPPULA | Mänttä Art Festival is Finland’s most exhaustive summertime look at contemporary art. The exhibition is open 14 June through 31 August 2020. This year’s theme is “To Err is Human”. Anna Ruth, a Canadian visual artist and renowned art activist who has settled in Finland, is the curator for the 2020 Art Festival. […]

Taito Pirkanmaa ry, Taitokeskus Mänttä, Taito Shop

Taito Pirkanmaa ry, Taitokeskus Mänttä, Taito Shop

MÄNTTÄ-VILPPULA | Crafts in our lives, crafts in products and services. In the shop and in the exhibition gallery is displayed and sold Finnish quality design. Own product lines which include jewelry, textiles and glass. The crafts and arts centre provides diverse opportunities for amateurs and professionals to develop their skills and familiarize themselves with the […]

Koskenjalka Shoe and Leather Museum

Koskenjalka Shoe and Leather Museum

JUUPAJOKI | The first Finnish shoe factory began manufacturing shoes in Korkeakoski in 1897. The factory was known for its military boots and clogs, among other products. The building nowadays houses the Shoe and Leather Museum, with old machines, tools and over a thousand pairs of shoes telling stories about shoe fashion and shoe manufacturing over a […]

Serlachius Museum Gösta

Serlachius-museo Gösta

MÄNTTÄ-VILPPULA | The Serlachius Museum Gösta offers an interesting display window to art in the middle of beautiful lake landscape. The art museum is spread over several buildings, a sculpture park and forested island. The exhibitions feature art from the golden era of Finland and contemporary art from Finland and abroad. The award-winning pavilion is a […]

Serlachius Museum Gustaf

Serlachius Museum Gustaf

MÄNTTÄ-VILPPULA | Serlachius Museum Gustaf is located in the former head office of the forest combine G. A. Serlachius Ltd built in 1934. The historic, beautiful building houses exhibitions on four floors: industrial history and art combined. Stories have the main role in the museum. In the exhibition “Paper Devil” the visitors get to know the […]

Shop Huopaliike Lahtinen

Shop Huopaliike Lahtinen

JÄMSÄ | The factory shop of the Finnish felt boots manufacturer offers felt related experiences for the whole family. Felt boots of all sizes, different kinds of felt slippers, wide range of other felt products as well as collections of shoe designer Aki Choklat and designer Jonas Hakaniemi. Welcome! • Partalantie 267, 42100 JämsäTel. +358 14 […]

Korpelan torppa

Korpelan torppa

ORIVESI | The Korpelan torppa croft is located in the village of Talviaistaipale in Orivesi. Diverse courses and events relating to crafts, well-being and culture as well as theatrical performances are organised at the croft. In addition, we offer trips and experiences in the nature. Here, you can learn about rural life in the past and […]

Killinkoski Old Factory

Killinkoski Old Factory

VIRRAT | A ribbon factory milieu of cultural and historical value in Virrat. Into Centre portraying the life of master photographer I.K. Inha and the Nyström cultural family, the ribbon industry museum, Camera Museum of Finland, museum collections (voluntary fire brigade, barber/hairdresser of the past, photography atelier and collection of educational materials, nostalgic toys, architect Josef […]

XXII Mänttä Music Festival

XXI Mänttä Music Festival

MÄNTTÄ-VILPPULA | Established in 1999, the Mänttä Music Festival is Finland’s leading annual piano festival. In addition to presenting world-class international musicians, the festival aims to showcase pianists of the new generation. Since 2011, international piano master classes have been organised in connection with the festival. The festival was awarded with the European quality label […]

Kallenaution kestikievari

Kallenaution kestikievari

JUUPAJOKI | Café of tasty pastries and historical Inn museum! Kallenautio started functioning as an inn in 1778. It offered accommodation also for many dignitaries like author Zachris Topelius. The inn stopped operating in 1928 when cars became common. The museum is situated in Juupajoki by the road 66 on its original location. There is also […]

Kirstin galleria

Kirstin Galleria, Virrat

VIRRAT | Kirsti Koro’s artwork presents the colourful world of nature and plants. The gallery’s surroundings can be seen in the paintings, and the landscape, in turn, creates a background for the artwork. In addition to paintings, art cards based on Kirsti Koro’s work are sold at the gallery. Entry to the gallery is free. […]

Wästikivi

Wästikivi

ORIVESI | For centuries, the Orivesi region has been known for its excellent, natural grinding stones. Wästikivi continues the age-old tradition. We excavate phyllite, the famous clay shale found in this region, and shape it into whetstones for kitchen knives used by home cooks as well as professionals. The durable stone works well with metal […]

Viikinlahti Campus

Viikinlahti Campus

KEURUU | Viikinlahti Campus is a venue for training and events, set up in the former Keuruu garrison, in a beautiful natural setting. Next summer, the Campus will host an exhibition about the history of the garrison, in addition to offering a wide range of activities, inexpensive accommodation, a restaurant and a small shop. Further […]

Vanha Keuruu – Old Keuruu

Vanha Keuruu

KEURUU | Old Keuruu is an old and idyllic cultural environment. It centres around the old parsonage and its storehouse and stone cowshed, which testify to a centuries-long history. Keuruu Museum, housed in the old stone cowshed, puts on exhibitions around the year. Guided tours to, for example, the wooden churches in Keuruu and Pihlajavesi, […]