Visit our fascinating Design destinations: Iittala & Arabia Design Centre in Helsinki, Iittala Glass factory & Design Museum Iittala in Iittala and Design Museum Nuutajärvi in Nuutajärvi.
Helsinki: Iittala & Arabia Design Centre
The Design Centre presents the two famous Finnish brands together for the first time in one location, enriching the visitor experience with its multitude of design aspects. The Centre includes: Design Museum Arabia, Design Lab Gallery, Arabia Art Department Society and the Iittala & Arabia Design Centre Store – all part of Fiskars Campus.
Design Museum Arabia displays the highlights of the rich design heritage of both Arabia and Iittala brand. The legacy of Finnish ceramic art still lives strong in the studios of the Arabia Art Department Society, on the same premises where the legendary Art Department was originally established in 1930s. You can visit the studios on guided tours; book here.
The Design Lab Gallery is a place for changing exhibitions, workshops and design related events; see the full program here.
Iittala & Arabia Design Centre Store is an inspiring shopping destination, with special offers throughout the year, unique transfer colors directly from the factory, Tax Free Service and International Delivery. You can enjoy complimentary coffee while browsing through design magazines & literature.
Opening hours :
Lab & Design Museum Arabia
Iittala Village: Iittala Glass factory & Museum
Iittala Glass Factory is temporarily closed for visitors.
Iittala glass factory offers a unique opportunity to see the production of all kinds of glass artefacts, as talented glassblowers create Aalto vases as well as Oiva Toikka birds and common utility articles from molten glass. On weekdays (Mon–Fri 9 am – 8 pm), visitors can follow the demanding work of the glassblowers independently at a viewing balcony. Guided tours are also available on demand.
Design Museum Iittala
In Design Museum Iittala, located in a cultural-historical area of the Iittala glass factory, the visitor can explore the history of the glass factory. The largest of the exhibitions is the basic exhibition that presents the glass history of Iittala, and displays internationally acclaimed glass art and prominent serial design products from the late 19th to the 21st century. Furthermore, there is an exhibition concentrating on glassmaking tools and also smaller exhibitions.
Booking of guided tours in Design Museum Iittala and at the Iittala Glass factory: tel. + 358 (0)204 39 6230, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Iittala Outlet Iittala
The Iittala Outlet is the dream destination for a fan of Scandinavian design. The outlet holds assortments from all of the Finnish trademarks of the Fiskars Corporation including Iittala, Arabia, Fiskars itself, and Hackman.
Tel. +35820 439 3512, email: email@example.com
Nuutajärvi: Museum & Iittala outlet
Iittala Outlet Nuutajärvi
Open in September – May: 10am – 6pm and June – August: 9am – 7pm.
Tel. +35820 439 3527, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Design Museum Nuutajärvi is open in July: Tue – Sun 10am – 5pm, other times for group visits only. Booking: Tel. +35820 439 3527, email: email@example.com
Museum admission: Adults 4€, children/students/pensioners 2€, groups over 10 persons 2€/person.
Read more on the Nuutajärvi Glass Village: http://www.nuutajarvi.fi/en
Please note, that there may be changes in opening hours on public holidays.