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					2008 FISKARS VILLAGE




Pohja Karjaa



                             1 Assembly Hall “Lokalen”       11 Bed & Breakfast, café     22   Market place             32 Kullan, housing area      FISKARS VILLAGE
                             2 Fiskars Wärdshus              12 Clock tower building;     23   Kardusen                 33 Former hospital           Fiskars Village was founded in        In 2007, Fiskars Village was given
                               hotel-restaurant                 exhibition, shops, café   24   Peltorivi – Åkerraden    34 Paper and soap workshop   1649, when Dutchman Peter             the Royal Award for Sustainable
                             3 Granary; exhibition           13 Former laundry            25   Former cowshed;          35 Hasselbacken,             Thorwöste was awarded the right       Tourism. The village offers plenty
                             4 Forge, Paper Workshop         14 Former fire station             candle shop                 housing area              to build a blast furnace and tilt     to see and experience, whether
                             5 Glass Studio                  15 Workers’ tenements;       26   Factory building         36 Ceramics studio           hammer. Most of the buildings         visitors are interested in art,
                             6 Copper Smithy;                   shops                     27   Former plough workshop   37 Baklura dance pavillion   in the village were built in the      design, history, and/or the natural
                               exhibitions, restaurant       16 Grocery                   28   Fiskars museum,          38 Glass shop                nineteenth century, when work at      environment.
                             7 FiskarsForum conference       17 Lunchkiosk                     Slaggbyggnaden                                        Fiskars concentrated on processing
                                                                                                                                                     iron under the leadership of          Fiskars Village is part of the
                               center, former cutlery mill   18 Skomakarbacken            29   Fiskars museum
                                                                                                                                                     ironmaster Johan von Julin.           international Fiskars Corporation
                             8 Office                         19 Housing area              30   Former machinery
                                                                                                                                                     Today, the carefully preserved        www.fiskars.fi
                             9 Stone House                   20 Pottery and Shop               workshop                                              historical architecture in the
                            10 Former mill                   21 Former treshing house     31   Former foundry                                        natural setting of a river valley
                                                                                                                                                     creates a very special environment.

                                                                                                                                                     Today, Fiskars Village is known
                                                                                                                                                     outside Finland as a centre for
                                                                                                                                                     excellent contemporary art and
                                                                                                                                                     design. Exhibitions are mounted
                                                                                                                                                     throughout the whole year, and
                                                                                                                                                     together with the high-quality
                                                                                                                                                     conference, hotel and restaurant
                                                                                                                                                     services, its various shops and
                                                                                                                                                     workshops, they make the
                                                                                                                                                     ironworks village an interesting
                                                                                                                                                     place to visit at any time
                                                                                                                                                     of year.
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                                                                                                                         FISKARS VILLAGE                                                                             2008
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   Fiskars-Info                                                                                                                   12
                                                                                                                                                                             Iittala store opens in 2008
   Information about
   Fiskars village
   FI-10470 Fiskars
   Tel. +358 (0)19 277 7504
                                                                                                                                 Shops
   Fax +358 (0)19 277 7619                                                                                                       The numbers refer to the map
   fiskars.info@fiskars.fi
   www.fiskarsvillage.fi                                                                                                           12 Clock tower building                3 Orvis Pro Shop
                                                                                                                                                                          Fishing, hunting and gift items,
                                                                                                                                  • Fiskars-shop                          technical and leisurewear,
                                                                                10                                                  Fiskars products                      fishing permits and guideservice
                                                                                                                                    Tel. +358 (0)19 237 255               Tel +358 (0)19 237 100



                                                                                                                                                                                                                      F I IL SAK EA2 R 0S
                                                                                                                                    1 May-30 Sep daily 11am-6pm,          9 Jan-29 Feb Mon-Fri noon-4pm,
Exhibition and events                                                                7
                                                                                          Conference center                         weeks 48-51 Sat-Sun noon-5pm          Sat-Sun 10am-4pm,
                                                                                                                                                                          1 Mar-30 Sep daily 9am-6pm,
The numbers refer to the map                                                                                                      • ONOMA Gallery Shop                    1 Oct-22 Dec Mon-Fri noon-6pm,
                                                                                          7 FiskarsForum                            Design and craftsware by the          Sat-Sun 10am-6pm
                                                                                            Conference center
 6 Sparkling eyes – Humour in
   Finnish Jewellery
   Presentation of 18 invited
   jewellers.
                                                CHRISTMAS
                                                IN FISKARS VILLAGE
                                                                                            Conference facilities and services
                                                                                            Tel. +358 (0)19 277 7503
                                                                                            Fax +358 (0)19 277 7619
                                                                                                                                    artisans, designers and artists
                                                                                                                                    in Fiskars
                                                                                                                                    Tel. +358 (0)19 277 7500
                                                                                                                                    11 May-28 Sep daily 11am-6pm,
                                                                                                                                                                        4 Forge
                                                                                                                                                                          Blacksmiths at work,
                                                                                                                                                                          forged products for sale
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      V      L G     0 8
                                                29 Nov 2008-4 Jan 2009                      fiskarsforum@fiskars.fi
   Copper Smithy                                                                                                                    other times Tue-Sun noon-5pm          Tel. +358 (0)50 590 2797
   24 Nov 2007-27 Apr 2008                                                                  www.fiskarsforum.fi                                                             11 May-28 Sep daily 11am-6pm
   Tue-Sun noon-5pm                                                                                                               • Art and Antiquebooks of
                                         12 Fiskars 1649                                                                            Finland Ltd.                        4 Paper workshop
                                            Exhibition about the industrial                                                         Tel./fax +358 (0)19 237 275           Shop and workshop.
 6 Simple life                              history of the ironworks, Fiskars                                                                                             Printing of graphic art
   Over 20 Finnish artists look                                                                                                     1 May-30 Sep daily 11am-6pm,
   at life.
                                            Corporation
                                            Tel. +358 (0)19 237 255
                                                                                     2    Restaurants,                              1 Oct-30 Apr Wed-Sun noon-4pm         and paper making.
                                                                                                                                                                          Tel. +358 (0)40 754 2164
   Copper Smithy
   11 May-28 Sep daily 11am-6pm
                                            1 May-30 Sep daily 11am-6pm,
                                            weeks 48-51 Sat-Sun noon-5pm
                                                                                          accommodation                          15 Workers’ Tenements
                                                                                                                                                                          Opens in summer 2008

 3 Tulessa syntynyt
                                            and by agreement                              and cafés                               • JALO
                                                                                                                                                                        5 Bianco Blu Oy
                                                                                                                                                                          Glass Studio
   International ceramics,               29 Fiskars museum                                                                          Modern gold and silver jewelry        Tel. +358 (0)45 139 0020
   flame fired.                                                                             2 Fiskars Wärdshus 1836                   from the designers’ workshop          All year Mon-Fri 11am-5pm,
   Granary                                • Standing exhibition                             Hotel Restaurant                        Tel. +358 (0)19 237 210               Sat 11am-4pm,
   11 May-28 Sep daily 11am-6pm             Fiskars Localhistory Society                    Tel. +358 (0)19 276 6510,               11 May-21 Sep daily 11am-5pm,         May-Sep and Dec also Sun
   Ceramic seminar 11 May                   has since the 1940’s collected                  276 6520                                other times Mon-Fri 10am-5pm,         11am-4pm
   Ceramic market and                       objects, photographs and                        Fax +358 (0)19 237 326                  in Dec also Sat-Sun noon-5pm
   firingsculpture 13-14 Sep                 memories about everyday life                    warssy@wardshus.fi                       (Feb closed)                        6 KOPPER
                                            in Fiskars.                                     The hotel has 15 high-standard                                                Design and craftsware
 6 Howard Smith – PARTY 45                  1 May-30 Sep daily 11am-4pm,                    double rooms                          • Nanna Bayer                           Tel. +358 (0)19 277 7502
   A representative collection of           1 Oct-30 Apr Sat-Sun 1pm-4pm                    Open daily Feb-Dec                      Neriage-porcelaine                    11 May-28 Sep daily 11am-6pm,
   works from over forty                                                                                                            Tel. +358 (0)40 726 2504              other times Tue-Sun noon-5pm
                                           • Lennart Segerståle’s Fiskars
   years of this versatile and               Exhibition in Slaggbyggnaden                 6 Restaurant Kuparipaja                   23 June-10 Aug Tue-Sun 11am-
   prolific artist.                                                                          Tel. +358 (0)19 237 045                 6pm, 29 Nov-21 Dec Sat-Sun         20 Paatero’s Pottery and Shop
                                             1 May-30 Sep daily 11am-4pm                                                                                                  Handmade porcelain and
   Copper Smithy                                                                            Fax +358 (0)19 237 340                  noon-4pm
   5 Oct-23 Nov Tue-Sun noon-5pm           • The Museum Week 12-18 May                      kuparipaja@kuparipaja.fi                                                       stoneware
                                                                                            Open all year (Feb closed)            • Sassi Workshop                        Tel. +358 (0)19 237 367
                                           • Traditional Christmas Exhibition                                                       Design and making of Sassi            May-Sep daily noon-6pm,
 6 CASE in point                             29 Nov 2008-13 Jan 2009,
   Boxes and vessels, past and                                                            12 Café Antique                           Design silver jewelry                 other times Tue-Sun noon-6pm
                                             Mon-Fri 11am-4pm,                               Book Café                              Tel. +358 (0)19 237 174
   present.                                  Sat-Sun 1pm-4pm.                                                                                                          21 Red Cross fleamarket
   Copper Smithy                                                                             Clock Tower building                   21 Mar-30 Sep daily noon-4pm,
                                             Closed 6, 24-26 Dec, 1 Jan                                                             other times Mon-Sat noon-4pm          Threshing house
   30 Nov 2008-26 Apr 2009                                                                   Tel./fax +358 (0)19 237 275                                                  Tel. +358 (0)19 230 432
   Tue-Sun noon-5pm.                            Tel./fax +358 (0)19 237 013          6       1 May-30 Sep daily 11am-6pm,                                                 Open noon-2pm, every first
   Closed 6, 24-25 Dec, 1 Jan                   fiskars.museum@dnainternet.net                1 Oct-30 Apr Wed-Sun                 • Stugboden Tupapuoti
                                                                                                                                    Finnish craftsware for daily use      Saturday of the month, Apr-Oct
                                                                                             noon-4pm
 • Exhibition Office / Onoma               1 Puukko-knife happening                                                                  Tel. +358 (0)19 237 090
                                                                                                                                    May-Aug daily 10am-6pm,            23 Butiken på landet
   Tel. +358 (0)19 277 7500                 17-18 May                                     17 Fiskars’ kiosk                                                               Clothes and accessories for
                                                                                             Market place                           Sep Fri-Sun 10am-6pm
   Fax +358 (0)19 277 7501                  Assembly Hall                                                                                                                 women and men, gift items
   onoma@onoma.org                          Tel. +358 (0)19 237 255                          Tel. +358 (0)41 442 1738             • Galleria F                            Tel. +358 (0)400 138 675
                                                                                             Apr-Sep open daily 11am-2am            Graphic art                           1 May-30 Sep and 24 Nov-23
36 KOTONA III                              Fiskars Folk Festival 14 June                     (weather permitting)                   Tel. +358 (0)40 720 7546              Dec Mon-Fri 11am-6pm,
   Margaret O’Rorke, Kerttu Horila            Music happening                                                                       1 June-31 Aug daily noon-5pm,         Sat-Sun 11am-4pm,
   Ceramic exhibition                                                                     22 Market place café                      10-31 May, 1-30 Sep and 29 Nov-       other times Tue-Fri 11am-6pm,
   Gallery Widnäs                        17 Guided tours                                     Tel. +358 (0)40 585 9616               21 Dec Sat-Sun noon-5pm               Sat 11am-4pm
   23 June-17 Aug daily noon-5pm            5 July-17 Aug Sat-Sun 2pm                        Open in summertime
   Tel. +358 (0)50 511 2232                 (in Finnish)                                                                          • THE EARTH COLLECTION               25 Desico factory shop
                                                                                          11 Vanha Meijeri                          Environmentally friendly clothes      Hand-made candles
                                                                                             Café and Bed & Breakfast               for everybody                         Tel. +358 (0)19 237 070
Fiskars is located in southwest Finland 85 km from Helsinki.                                                                                                              2 June-31 Aug and 1-22 Dec
                                                                                             Tel. +358 (0)44 594 1959               Tel. +358 (0)40 865 9566
                                                                                             info@kahvilavanhameijeri.fi             June-Aug daily 11am-6pm,              daily 11am-5pm,
                                                                                             2 June-17 Aug daily 11am-6pm           May, Sep and Dec Tue-Sun              1-30 Apr and 1 Sep-30 Nov
  TURKU                                                                                                                                                                   Tue-Sun noon-4pm
                                                                 Hyvinkää                    and for groups by agreement            noon-5pm,
                                                                                             B&B all year                           Apr and Oct-Nov Sat-Sun
                         Salo                                                                                                                                          34 Biopap Oy
                                                                                                                                    noon-5pm
                                                                                                                                                                          Hand-made paper and soap                                                      EXHIBITIONS
                                                                                                                                  • LINLIN                                Tel./fax +358 (0)19 237 347
                                                                                                                                    Clothes of linen and other            21 June-10 Aug Tue-Sun                                                      RESTAURANTS
                                                 Lohja                                                                                                                    noon-5pm
                                                                                                                                    natural materials
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                                                                                                                                    Tel. +358 (0)40 582 9558                                                                                                 SHOPS
                                                                                                                                    June-Aug daily 11am-6pm,           36 Studio Karin Widnäs-Weckström
                                                                                                                                    May and Sep Tue-Sun noon-5pm,         Ceramic Shop and Gallery                                                  ACCOMODATION
                                                                                                                                    Apr and Oct-Dec Sat-Sun noon-         Tel. +358 (0)50 511 2232
                           Pohja                                                                                                                                          23 June-17 Aug daily noon-5pm
                                                                  HELSINKI                                                          5pm                                                                                                                     EVENTS
                                       Karjaa
                                                                                                                                                                       38 Sirius
                                   Tammisaari                                                                                                                             Glass objects designed by
                                                                                                                                       Other times the shops              Camilla Moberg
                                                                                                                                       are open by request.               Tel. +358 (0) 50 590 9961
            Hanko                                                                                                                      For further information and        23 June-31 Aug Tue-Sun
                                                                                                                                       opening hours on holidays,         noon-5pm




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