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Art Centre Salmela

Maentyharjuntie 25, Mantyharju 52700, Finland
+358 50 3388114
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Magnificent setting, buildings and sculptures

Beautiful paintings and sculptures by young artists in an exquisite setting. Generally I'm not into... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Canton of Vaud, Switzerland
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Art in a beautiful setting

The art centre is set in old village hall and village homes. Absolutely fantastic use of old... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Zaki K
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Maentyharjuntie 25, Mantyharju 52700, Finland
+358 50 3388114
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful paintings and sculptures by young artists in an exquisite setting. Generally I'm not into art, but I loved this place because the setting by the lake is magnificent, the heritage buildings are beautiful and the sculptures were glorious. The hidden gem was the humble...More

Thank hank12015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The art centre is set in old village hall and village homes. Absolutely fantastic use of old houses. The art is well selected, easily approachable and relatable. Perfect for a day out with a picnic. +lake side location +nature +historic setting +art +art is reasonably...More

Thank Zaki K
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

New exhibition every summer, concerts etc. Fairly easy to enjoy, as the exhibitions are not exhausting. It's more like a gallery exhibition.

Thank askop2016
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

I have been visiting Salmela since its opening. The place in itself is worth seeing: Salmela is built at the shores of Pyhavesi and the recent developments have turned the lakeside into an art park. On a sunny night, the midsummer sun lights the art...More

Thank UKFinnGirl
Reviewed July 11, 2016

Interesting Arts Centre. The exhibits are displayed throughout preserved houses of abandoned old village of Mantyharju. Centre is home to select group of emerging artists during winter with their output displayed during summer season. Main centre features works of established Finnish artists. The exhibits combine...More

Thank Kenneth F
Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

In Salmela you can enjoy both interesting contemporary art (young Finnish artists) and great finnish lake and countryside view. The restaurant offers good food and the lunch buffet is tasteful with typical finnish food. You can also buy art in Salmela.

Thank Heljä M
Heidi_Tuovinen, festivaalisihteeri at Art Centre Salmela, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2016

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