Welcome to a guided tour to get acquinted with the rich history of Lapinlahti, former psychiatric hospital, the oldest and most famous of its kind in Finland. We’ll reveal the development of psychiatric care in Finland from the middle ages until today, but present also the current state of the premises as an oasis of culture, alternative art scene and a haven for wellbeing of mind and the body.
Departure to the tour in English
At 2 p.m. from the front yard, at the entrance of Cafe Lähde, which offers a cosy place to warm up in case of rough weather.
The tour takes approximately 1 hour and is mostly outside. Please dress according to the weather.
Price and reservations
14€ / 10€, reduced price for students and pensioners
Under 12 years old free of charge.
The tour is co-organized by the Green Cap Tours, NGO Pro Lapinlahti and Association Lapinlahden Lähde.