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

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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

The world, Europe and we all need good deeds

Tampere proudly presents: Jesse Markin and other stars at the opening night of Tallinn Music Week

Perttu Pesä looks for a winning recipe in sports: “They have done something right”

Panel gave Tampere bid some praise, but also hard criticism


European Capital of Culture 2026 is nominated next June – This is how the selection proceeds

New team started: “The aim is to make an offer that Europe cannot refuse.”

Hello Tampere Region! Join us and do something good

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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