Let’s make Tampere Region the European Capital of Culture 2026!

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This will keep you up to date on how the Tampere Capital of Culture bid is progressing

Six Points on the European Capital of Culture and Internationality

Moomin Museum

Maria Mattila – About Mental Health, Trust and Equality

Artistic Board leads now the bidding process

Artistic Board

Tampere Region Capital of Culture bid enters a new phase

“It is essential that every municipality finds it’s own highlights”

Meeting in Nokia.

European Capital of Culture 2025 is a twin city of Tampere

Expert claims: “Tampere and Pirkanmaa is the most european area in Finland”

Gösta museum.

European Capital of Culture from the business point of view: “You just cannot stay uninspired”

Jarkko Järvenpää

Enthusiasm in Nokia city – and the sports world is also with us

Perttu Pesä in Nokia

Galway 2020 starts again with “reimagined” programme

Flower Meadows are now part of the cultural program – there are more special surprises on the list

Flower Meadows of Sastamala

Tampere and the Region’s 1st bidbook for European Capital of Culture is now published. Check out the versatile cultural program!

Canoeing at lake Näsijärvi / Photo by: Laura Vanzo

Exploring Tampere

Going the Distance for Cheap Alcohol

Victories in Ice Hockey and Zamboni Driving

Robots, and Bunnies, and Snow, Oh My!

Jumping Headfirst into Nearly Freezing Water

Hän – Equality, culture and women


Build the Capital of Equality with us!

Tammerfest / Photo by Laura Vanzo

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