Welcome to the Iittala & Arabia Design Centre in Helsinki
Are you wondering what to do in Helsinki today? Come and discover Iittala & Arabia Design Center's tours, workshops and exhibitions. You can also enjoy a cup of coffee or stop by for a snack.
The newest addition to Helsinki’s dynamic art and design scene – where you can take a deep dive into two of Finland’s best-known design and lifestyle brands, Iittala and Arabia.
More than a window into the history, present and future of these legendary brands, the centre invites guests to interact with working artists and explore their own creativity through exhibitions, workshops, guided tours, design talks and events.
Iittala and Arabia are brands registered by Fiskars Group.
Take tram number 6 or 8 to Arabia and get off at the Arabiankatu stop.
Take bus number 68 or 71 to Arabia and get off at the Arabia stop.
Parking is available on Hämeentie near the centre’s main entrance.
Hämeentie 135 A
+358 (0) 20 439 5326
+358 (0) 20 439 3507
Exceptional opening times
Design Lab Gallery & Design Museum Arabia
Holidays and Exceptional Opening Times
|New Year's Day||1.1.23||closed|
10 - 16
12 - 16
|May Day Eve|
|Mother's Day||14.5.23||12 - 16|
|Ascension Day||18.5.23||12 - 16|
|Pentecost||28.5.23||12 - 16|
|All Saints' Day||4.11.23||12 - 16|
|Father's day||12.11.23||12 - 16|
|New Year's Eve|
New Year's Day
|10 - 16|
Entry for wheelchairs, prams and buggies is via the main entrance on Hämeentie. The accessible toilet is located in the Design Lab on the 8th floor.
+358 (0) 20 439 5326
The guided tour (booking in advance) is an excellent way to get the most out of your visit to the centre.
The guided tour is an excellent way to get the most out of your visit to the centre. The first stop in the tour is the Design Museum Arabia, where you can explore the museum’s highlights of Finnish ceramics and glassware. Next you will see the ongoing exhibition at the Design Lab Gallery and you are able to take a peek inside the Arabia Art Department Society studios.
After the tour you will have plenty of time to shop at the Iittala & Arabia Design Centre Store or just relax in the café with a well-deserved cup of coffee.
Tours are arranged during weekdays
Duration: approx 1h
Language: Finnish, English, Swedish, Japanese
Singles, couples and small groups (max 10): 80€
Groups over 10 people: 8€/person
Tours start by gathering at the entrance of the Iittala & Arabia Design Centre Store at the 2nd floor.
BOOK A GUIDED TOUR
Thank you for your enquiry! We will confirm your guided tour via email soonest.