A famous Finnish architect and designer Alvar Aalto lived and worked in Jyväskylä. There are about 30 buildings designed by Aalto in Jyväskylä area, and these packages give you different options to get to know them.

During a guided Alvar Aalto walking tour you will see the Workers’ Club, the Defence Corps Building and the city’s Administrative and Cultural Centre. The tour continues to the University Park on Seminaarinmäki hill, where, in the 1950s, one of Alvar Aalto’s most significant projects was created – the buildings of Jyväskylä College of Education.
After the guided tour you can also visit the Alvar Aalto Museum.

This is a guided tour.

Valid
All year round
Price
from 112 € -
Duration
1,5 hours
Group size
max. 30 persons/guide
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The Aalto Route follows Alvar Aalto's footsteps from classicism to modernism and from brick architecture to monumentalism. The route offers an insight into the cityscape and architecture of Jyväskylä. The best place to start the route is the Alvar Aalto Museum where you will be introduced to Aalto's work as an architect and a designer.
The route ends in Säynätsalo Town Hall about 15 kilometers from Jyväskylä.

The tour can be made as a guided tour.

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All year round
Price
from 0 € -
Duration
from 1,5 hours-
Group size
max. 30 persons/guide
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Jyväskylä is known as a city of sports, and the region offers various bicycle and hiking trails. Alvar Aalto Bicycle Tour lets you see the centre of Jyväskylä. The tour starts from the Alvar Aalto Museum, continues to the centre of Jyväskylä and towards the lake landscapes of Taulumäki and Viitaniemi.
The tour ends at the University of Jyväskylä in the city centre.

The tour can be made as a guided tour.

Valid
All year round
Price
from 0 € -
Duration
from 1,5 hours-
Group size
max. 30 persons/guide
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The Alvar Aalto Cruise on Lake Päijänne is operated by the steam boat s/s Suomi.
At Säynätsalo you will find one of the most respected Aalto's design, the Säynätsalo Town Hall. His summer house – also known as Experimental House locates at Muuratsalo. During this trip you’ll get known with Alvar Aalto’s history and the Säynätasalo Town hall. You can include a lunch during the cruise 21 €/person and coffee with Alvar Aalto cake 4,70 €/person.

Valid
Fridays 30.6.-25.8.
Price
from 33 €/person
Duration
2 pm- 6.30 pm
Group size
-
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