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Haemeentie 135, Helsinki 00560, Finland
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is for the enthusiast. Don't expect a fancy show room (although there is a shop in the lower level). The Arabia factory takes you back to many decades of reliable and good Finnish design in glas, ceramics and porcelain from some of the best...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank HORST K
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Disappointed that they don't sell as much product as 10 years ago. A much smaller variety sold and prices were not much different from those sold outside the factory shop.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Olivia M
Reviewed January 27, 2018

The views are wonderful ...but the display of porcelain and glass s outstanding. This visit there was also a wonderful little exhibition entitled studies on glass and reflections. Awesome! If you visit the factory shop there’s also an Alvar Aalto corner, where you can sip...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lorna K
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Where to start.. Arabia used to be dear to many finns, and famous for its high quality products made in Finland. Today the factory is closed (since 2016), and all of the products are manufactured in Romania or Thailand. Only the price is still the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
9  Thank Japetu
Reviewed December 28, 2017

Seeking special items from the Arabia Iittala glass- and tableware collection is interesting at their factory outlet in Arabia, in the outskirts of city reached by tramways 6 and 8. Väliväri, the colour in between, is an unique edition of glasses like Kartio and Kastehelmi...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Heli P
Reviewed November 15, 2017

We visited Iittala & Arabia Design Museum, for free. It was really nice, we were the only visitors, quite calm and nice. After that you can go to the outlets, I bought some stuff there. On weekdays more shops are open. Fiskars as well. After...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank ka_zalpal
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Arabia's factory outlet is great and especially popular among Japanese. There are also other factory outlets and cafés next door.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank heikkih722
Reviewed June 4, 2017

I have had Arabia dishes for 45 years and love them. I read about the Museum and factory shop and made my way there for my one day in Helsinki. SInce Finnish design is so wonderful, it was great to learn about the shop, the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank 942LeslieD
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Variety of goods there is good but price looked not so heavily discounted. Location is not so far from the center but I took a uber there to save time. Store staff are nice and service minded enough so we could have a good time...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank masanorik44
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Large store with lots of Iittala and Arabia. Clear layout and easy to find. We went during the sale before the renovation, so the store was very crowded and a lot of items out of stock. This was fine though, as all items were -50%....More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank NPM195
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