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Address: Haemeentie 135, Helsinki 00560, Finland
Phone Number: 358 (0)204 39 3507
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Finnish design

At Arabia factory shop you can find Finnish design on tablewear and kitchen equipment. Visiting the museum you find the whole variety of products made in this factory. Factory... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 6, 2016
Anna R
Vantaa, Finland
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City of London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had so much expectation before I came here but I have to say I am a bit disappointed. The so called outlet is very small scale. The iittala shop sells most stuff like the one in town and some factory seconds. Even the factory seconds are not that cheap. And not much stuff there to be honest. There are... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review is about the entire Arabia center and complex that includes not just the shopping center, cafes, restaurants but also the outdoor residential areas with modern, interesting sculptures spread all around, and the relaxing waterfront with a walking path. The entire place is a wonderful getaway from the tourists in central Helsinki. It is a 20 min tram ride... More 

Thank ZenHealer7
Vantaa, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

At Arabia factory shop you can find Finnish design on tablewear and kitchen equipment. Visiting the museum you find the whole variety of products made in this factory. Factory itself was (sadly tough) closed a couple of months ago. This shop is very popular among tourists.

Thank Anna R
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Nice factory shop in an arcade that has a good range of other Finnish homewards stuff. There's some seriously lovely stuff here but don't come expecting too many as most of it is very pricey. You've also got the problem of getting such weighty goods home. You might do as we did and treat it as a fun outing to... More 

Thank TwoSheds57
Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

The factory shop is not too huge and can not compare with the factory outlets in other countries. But, you can buy lots of local products here and it's good.

Thank Divebiker888
Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Arabia factory store is tram ride away from the city centre. It may have interesting stuff if you are into porcelain and glass. It has some factory seconds at discounted prices but the rest of the stuff is the same you can find in the city centre store. Arabia does not, in fact, manufacture anything in Finland anymore. It comes... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

This rating is for the Street Festival that happens once a year in May (I found out about this from a food tour that I took and then followed up for more info from the 'visit Helsinki' website). This is a lively local event, with many community groups offering very reasonably priced street food (the cinnamon buns from a school... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

We came for the plates and glasses and stayed for the tableware, trays etc. Expect to spend some time if you are interested in Scandinavian design. There are a few shops which invite to brows and explore all sorts of objects. The cafe isn't bad. Had some coffee and rememberable cake there.

Thank neumanth
Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

The Arabia factory store is totally a must-see for enthusiasts of classic Finnish design. The complex includes a restaurant, a museum, a book shop (and much more) and... the Iittala outlet. They have a huge range of products (new and well-known ones), both first- and second-class quality (although I had difficulties to find the difference). The prices are comparably cheap... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

At Arabia factory shop you will find some nice Finnish design souvenirs. It is nice shop. I can recommend that to all Helsinki visitors to find some nice items. I bought nice coffee cups. Have a nice shopping.

Thank Eero N

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