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Visit Haltia

Map of Haltia's locationExperience the touch of real nature! Haltia is easy to get to, and the building and its surroundings have been designed for easy access. The beautiful scenery of Nuuksio and Lake Pitkäjärvi as well as the excellent hiking grounds await hikers, and the Haltia exhibitions give you an authentic experience of nature across the whole of Finland. Our restaurant serves delicious meals, and at the shop you will find small hiking items, souvenirs and gifts.

Haltia for exhibition-goers

At Haltia’s exhibitions, you can experience the dazzling beauty of Finland’s national parks as well as familiarise yourself with the green areas and recreational

options available in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area. You can tour the exhibitions independently or participate in a guided tour. Familiarise yourself with the exhibitions >

Haltia for hikers

Hiker looking over the landscape in Lemmenjoki NPHaltia offers excellent recreation and hiking opportunities for residents of the Helsinki Metropolitan Area. You can hike independently on the trails in the vicinity of Haltia or on the longer hiking trails of the Nuuksio National Park, or you can request hiking advice tailored to your needs and covering hiking opportunities throughout Finland. Here you can also enjoy nature by wheelchair. Read more about hiking >

Haltia for event coordinators

Haltia offers an ideal setting for intimate private functions and high-quality business functions and events. The centre boasts conference services and inspiring facilities equipped with high-quality technology. You can also include nature programmes or programme services at the Nuuksio National Park in your event. In addition, the facilities may be rented for private functions, such as weddings or birthday parties. Read more about organising events >

Haltia for school groups

We welcome teachers and their students to visit Haltia's Nature School. At Haltia, school groups can deepen their knowledge of nature with the aid of nature school days, lessons and guided tours of the exhibitions. The objective is for all school children in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area to visit Haltia at least once during lower secondary school. Read more about Haltia for school groups >

Haltia for you

At the Haltia nature shop you will find small hiking items and nature books as well as souvenirs and gifts. The library corner is a place where you can look for information or just have a rest and enjoy yourself. The restaurant serves delicious excursion lunches, coffee and pastries as well as à la carte meals. Read more about the restaurant.