Space to think – a journey into Finnish arts and culture

Enjoying art and culture in Finland means taking a trip deep into the folklore of our past, and forward into the country’s vision of a sustainable future.

And beneath it all lies that most valuable of Finnish cultural treasures: peace and quiet. But what kind of arts and culture is there to see? We asked Finnish artists and contemporary art professionals about their favourite places in Finland.

With these tips, you’ll experience the best of Finland from cutting edge contemporary art and urban culture hubs to iconic architecture, scenery and the odd silent festival in Lapland.

Take a tour of Finland’s unique culture spots and hidden gems.


Photo by: Laura Vanzo, Visit Tampere