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

Tampere and Tampere Region applying as the European Capital of Culture 2026

Tampere and the Tampere Region are together applying to become a European Capital of Culture and we want you to join us. We want to permanently increase the quality of life of our residents and strengthen the Tampere Region’s cultural expression without forgetting the international aspect.

Hän – Equality, culture and women


A Small but Indomitable Village – Welcome, Kuhmoinen!


Best thing in Tampere for an american? “I am absolutely obsessed with sauna”

Tampere invades Tallinn Music Week with music and an inspiring vision of equality

Converting Your Vehicle to Run on Bioethanol Cuts Down Pollution

Build the Capital of Equality with us!

Tammerfest / Photo by Laura Vanzo

Inform, discuss, comment — be part of our journey!