Espoo Cultural Centre
The Espoo Cultural Centre truly is the city's cultural hub, housing the city's library, musical academy and orchestra, and hosting concerts, performances and exhibitions in support of dance, music, art and drama.
Along with the EMMA, the Espoo Museum of Modern Art, the Espoo Cultural Centre helps to celebrate the heritage and cultural contribution of Finland's second city, making it a must visit for any arts-inclined visitors to this corner of Finland.
Events at the Espoo Cultural Centre
The Espoo Cultural Centre is the place to be for fans of live music as it is here that visitors can find a number of high-profile events including the April Jazz Festival and the yearly Choral Espoo Festival of vocal ensembles, PianoEspoo and Cine Festival.
Tickets to all events can be purchased in the ticket sales office at the Centre's entrance foyer which is open 10am - 7pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 12pm - 7pm on Tuesdays, 10am - 6pm on Fridays and two hours before an event opens on Saturdays and Sundays. Advance booking is recommended as many events at the Espoo Cultural Centre do sell out.
Getting to the Espoo Cultural Centre
As the Espoo Cultural Centre is in the heart of the city centre, near many bars and Espoo restaurants, it is especially easy to get to. Guests travelling there from the Radisson Blu Hotel, Espoo need only take a 20 minute taxi journey or a slightly longer bus ride.