Culture

Public monuments and memorials

Anovat kädet / Begging hands Paltaniemi, Paltaniemi Church of Paintings yard, Paltaniementie 851 Une Pihlman,…

Elias Lönnrot’s Kajaani

Elias Lönnrot worked as a district and castle physician in Kajaani from 1833 to 1853. …

President Kekkosen’s Kajaani

President Urho Kekkonen (1900-1986) was born in the Lepikko cottage in Pielavesi and spent his…

Riihipiha Museum

Located in Vuolijoki is the private Riihipiha Museum with its buildings brought to collect, maintain…

Kainuu Museum

Kainuu Museum is the regional museum of Kainuu. Temporary exhibitions introduce both international and local…

Kajaanin kaupunginteatterin teatteritalo

Kajaani Town Theatre

Kajaani Town Theatre is ranked as one of the most fascinating theatres in the country….

Kajaani Art Museum

Kajaani Art Museum

Kajaani Art Museum was opened to the public in April 1993. The museum’s exhibition rooms…

Kaukametsä Culture and Congress Centre

Kaukametsä Culture and Congress Centre enjoys a scenic location by River Kajaaninjoki. The endless possibilities…

Eino Leino’s Kajaani

Armas Einar Leopold Lönnbohm, the Emperor of Poetry Eino Leino as he was also known,…

Guided tours and excursions

Kajaani tour guides have endless stories of the over 365 years old Kajaani and its…