The first glass factory in Iittala village was founded in 1881. During the years the factory has produced everything from simple glassware for domestic use to renowned design glass made by well-known Finnish designers such as Tapio Wirkkala, Kaj Franck and Timo Sarpaneva.
Iittala Glass Centre in Iittala / Hämeenlinna provides visitors with various opportunities to learn about the history of glass as well as modern design. From Iittala outlet you can find large selection Fiskars Home products. From Glass Center you can also find other gift and specialty shops and a restaurant.