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Full-day excursion to Mänttä – still some places available!

Gösta museum. Photo by Serlachius museums.

Gösta museum. Photo by Serlachius museums.

Please scroll down for full program of the tour. 

On Saturday 22 August, you have a chance to experience beautiful Finnish nature and cultural attractions by participating in a full day excursion to Mänttä! During the trip, you will be offered glimpses on the Finnish industrial history, local delicacies, picturesque Finnish countryside as well as great artistic and architectural pearls!

The small town of Mänttä is located some one-hour drive north from Tampere, has its roots in Finnish paper industry, and nowadays has a vibrant art scene. The newly renovated art museum Gösta offers exquisite art in breathtakingly beautiful Finnish scenery, while the museum Gustaf presents culture through experiences! Lunch will be served at Gösta’s top-rated restaurant, which favours local, high-quality ingredients and seasonal treats.

Fro more information about the location:

Museum Gösta

City of Mänttä

The fee of 45 € includes transportation, guided tours in both museums and lunch.

There is still availability for this tour – take advantage of this opportunity to participate in a wonderful culture-filled day trip in beautiful Finnish countryside!

FULL PROGRAM for Saturday, August 22nd:

9:00 am Departure to Mänttä from Cumulus Koskikatu, by Länsilinjat bus. Driving time is approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

10:30 am A guided tour to art museum Gösta. During the tour, we will experience the highlights of the art museum in Joenniemi mansion and recently built new pavillion building, which has won awards for its architecture. Duration  1 hour.

12:00 pm Lunch buffet favoring seasonal ingredients at restaurant Gösta. The lunch includes a side salad, main dish, a dessert and coffee or tea.  Please note that the organiser must be informed of any special diets 3 days prior to the trip.

1:30 pm A guided tour in museum Gustaf. We will get to experience the architecture of the building, which formerly functioned as the head office of Serlachius paper mill. We will visit its exhibitions and listen to stories about the paper mill’s history. Duration appr. 1 hour.

2:30 pm A visit to drama exhibition familiarizing us with the life and business of a Finnish paper industry legend G.A. Serlachius. There will be individual audio-guidance to the exhibition for all participants. Duration appr. 30 minutes.

Appr. 3:15 pm Departure back to Tampere by bus. Driving time appr. 1 hour and 15 minutes.

4:30 pm Arrival to Cumulus Koskikatu