In 2017 the Studio is open July 1st - 30th, from 1 till 7 o'clock pm

Outside of opening hours - for groups and visitors - a special reservation can be made on agreement

Entrance 7/6/1 euros.

The studio has about 300 sq metres of exhibition space. To experience the atmosphere of the artist home, it's recommended to reserve a couple of hours of your time for the visit.

Valtimo Summer Days 2017

Open hours 13:00 – 20:00
Fri 7.7. at 19:00 Poems of this Fatherland (in Finnish)
Sat 8.7. open between 13:00 – 20:00
Su 9.7. open between 13:00 – 20:00


Since the summer 2007 there is also a small gallery room with paintings for sale.

A Place to stay overnight near the studio? The lodge of Pajukosken Eräukot is an affordable and classy possibility to stay for a holliday on the countryside, or try the Finnish sauna by the river. For rent by mr. Toimi Säppi, tel 050 345 1998.
Other lodgings in Valtimo: Puukarin Pysäkki and Laitalan Lomat

...the work continues...

"The Kalevalaic People of Mine", Kalevala-themed stained glass works continue...

The resident exhibitions get extended every year, and the souvenir shop always keeps getting something fresh.