Christmas at the Museum

Learn how Finns celebrate Christmas, meet Santa Claus and enjoy a traditional Finnish Christmas menu!

The programme will take place at the Kempele local museum, Kirkkotie 18. The museum is a typical Finnish farmhouse from 1886, and the atmosphere is magical. You will get a warm, memorable experience that brings back childhood memories, and you will learn about the mindset that Finns used to have in the old days.

Arrival at the Kempele local museum, Kirkkotie 18. The museum is in the centre of Kempele and it is easy to reach by car, bus or train. Ask also for taxi service.
Introduction by a guide to the museum, Finnish Christmas traditions, programme during Christmas Eve, food culture, preparations, gifts and history.
Enjoying a traditional three-course Finnish Christmas menu or Christmas porridge or Christmas cookies.
Meeting Santa Claus and getting small presents.

Price per person for the programme for 15 persons group:
2 hours programme per person with three-course Finnish Christmas menu 63,00 € incl. VAT
2 hours programme per person with Christmas porridge 49,00 € incl.VAT
2 hours programme per person with Christmas cookies and coffee/tea 44,00 € incl. VAT

Price depends on the size of the group. Group sizes 10-20 persons. 

2 hours programme with menu available from September until April.

Languages: English / Finnish

Pre-book your visit:

Director of Culture Services
Anne Toppari 
+358 50 4636457




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