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Story Garden 5.11.2014 - 1.2.2015

lukutoukka © Anja Reponen

Pro lastenkirjallisuus – Pro barnlitteraturen ry organises an experiential child literature event in the Virka Gallery at the Helsinki City Hall from 5 November 2014 to 1 February 2015.

Dive into the world of stories and under the book trees! Almost 40 contemporary illustrators will take part in the event, which is the biggest ever exhibition of Finnish children´s literature.

From Horses to Hamsters – Animal Welfare Then and Now, 5–30 November 2014


Hevosia Kauppatorilla © MuseovirastoDo you know which public figure was the first in Finland to call attention to the way animals are treated, and what were the first animals rescued by the Helsinki Humane Society?

TEOS – Finnish chamber music concert series


 copyright J.Brandt

Less known pearls from the archives of Finnish chamber music and one first performance by Tuomas Turriago (1979- ) performed by six young and talented musicians.

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Opening hours Mon-Fri 9-19, Sat-Sun 10-16, free entry

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