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Lanu Sculpture Park - Culture in Urban Nature

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During this guided walking tour, you will get to know internationally known sculptor Olavi Lanu`s (1925-2015) sculptures. Sculptures are situated as a part of lively townscape as well as part of beautiful nature in Lanu Sculpture Park. The tour starts from Ristinkirkko Church (de-signed by Alvar Aalto) where two sculptures of Olavi Lanu is situated. The tour continues to-wards the actual Lanu Sculpture Park where twelve large concrete sculptures are located. Sculptures are both figurative and also feature natural objects such as a boulder, willow tree, or a twisted tree. In the summer the grey colouring sculptures are half covered with moss which help them to blend in with the natural environment.

Duration of the tour: 2 hours
Availability: by request year around, bookings at least one week earlier
Please notify: Tours no 1 and 2 include stairs and climbing. Tour no 3 is also accessible by wheelchair. Clothing: suitable shoes for walking, outdoor clothes depending on the weather.

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  • Contact person name
    Päivi Oksanen
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  • Price information
    75 € / person. Group size: min. 6 persons.

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