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The Forestry Museum of
The Forestry Museum of
illustrates the colourful but exhausting life of lumberjacks, horses, housekeepers, and raftsmen... ...It is located on the shores of Lake Salmijärvi in Pöykkölä in Rovaniemi. The Forestry Museum of
focuses on the era of labour intensive forestry in
from the 1870s until the 1960s and...
Regional Museum of
...The RegionalMuseum of
Arktikum Pohjoisranta 4... ...96200 Rovaniemi Finland TheRegional Museum of
researches and presents the Lappishwilderness and cultural heritage moulded by it.Museums...
The Chamber Orchestra of
is the descendant of the Rovaniemi Orchestra founded in 1972 and renamed the... ...most northerly professional orchestra in the European Union, the Chamber Orchestra of
is a regional orchestra based on the town of Rovaniemi and giving performances both...
...oriented higher education. There are two higher education institutions in Rovaniemi:
of Applied Sciences The functions of Kemi-Tornio
of Applied Sciences and Rovaniemi
of Applied Sciences merged on 1 January 2014 to form...
Rovaniemi Theatre – Regional theatre of
Rovaniemi Theatre is the northernmost professional theater of European Union. It offers... ...shown in theatre’s home, Lappia Hall designed by Alvar Aalto, and on tour to the municipalities of
. In addition to the plays, the theater has a public responsibility of drama education in the area...
is a broadly-based
with four faculties... ...students), about 150 students study abroad,and about 330 students are postgraduate students.
offers Degree Programmes in more than 20 major disciplines. Each discipline...
The Chamber Orchestra of
is the most northerly professional orchestra in the European Union, the Chamber Orchestra of
is a regional orchestra based on the city of Rovaniemi and giving performances both in the...
The four museums in Rovaniemi include the Rovaniemi Art Museum , the Provincial Museum of
in Arktikum, the Forestry Museum of
and the Rovaniemi Local History Museum... ...The area of operation of the Provincial Museum of
covers the whole of
, except the area of Tornio River valley. The principle...
...appointment. Address: Lapinkävijäntie 4 Gallery Napa The Artists’ Association of
is an association of professional artists in the Province of
. The association runs a... ...40 Galleries of the Faculty of Art and Design The Faculty of Art and Design of the
has five galleries that principally exhibit the artistic production of the faculty...
and the "Mother
" The area of
is... ...than twice the size of Switzerland and as big as Hungary. There are more reindeer than people in
. Sweden, Norway and Russia are
’s neighbours. Rovaniemi became the...
...most important tourism destination is the Olsztyn Castle. The town has two universities. The
of Warmia and Mazury is a
maintained by the state, and was established in 1999. The
has over 40,000 students, of which 26,500 are full-time students. The
...town. The town’s development was significantly boosted after the Second World War. Veszprém’s
of Pannonia, was established in 1949 and currently the
holds in excess of 9,500 students. The
has Engineering, Arts, Agriculture, Information trechnology and Economics Faculties. The...
Arctic possibilities Rovaniemi is a growth center of
where the growth of the residents and business and jobs has been significant in the past six... ...will create for the Rovaniemi area greater potential demand. Logistic center Rovaniemi and
have a special status in the Arctic in transportation and logistics. The expertise provide a good...
The Regional Museum of
studies and presents nature in
and the cultural heritage it has moulded. Theexhibition... ...has put northern inhabitants to the test. REGIONAL CO-OPERATION The Provincial Museum of
consults the public concerning the management of building heritage, cultural environment...
...In addition to the European Union’s northermost professional orchestra, the Chamber Orchestra of
, the town is home to dozens of choirs, bands and artists of different styles. Rock music has an... ...Irish Times, Legenda andKellari. Twice a year, the music section at the Regional Library of
organises a ’Library Rock’ event where young talents can perform. This event has been acting as a...
Rovaniemi, the capital of
Province and the official hometown of Santa Claus is situated on the Arctic Circle, 800 km north of Helsinki. Rovaniemi is a well-connected business hub and
City in the fast-growing area of northern Europe. Multibillion projects in
as well as...
The Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment for
(ELY Centre) provides basic information on setting up a business. The ELY Centre can assist you in... ...basic consultation is free-of-charge. The three responsibility areas of the ELY Centre for
are located in three facilities in Rovaniemi. The responsibility areas have a single postal...
...• Creativity hot-spot for animations, films, computer games and commercials • Modern
city with well-educated work force • Warm business climate even when winters are arctic
...the east, Häme in the south and the Arctic Ocean coast in the north. The Sami are considered to be
's own indigenous population. It is first mentioned by name in official documents in 1453... ...living mainly in agriculture and animal husbandry – with fishing and hunting. The exploitation of
's natural resources in the 1800s boosted Rovaniemi's growth. Extensive logging sites attracted...
...tales. Kassel applied for cultural capital status, but the competition was won by Essen. Kassel
was founded in 1971 and has around 16,500 students. The
has faculties in... ...and Commercial Sciences Natural Sciences Technology, and Arts Kassel
is a partner of the
. Industry Nowadays, Kassel’s most important...
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