In the heart of town, this has temporary exhibitions of sculpture and paintings, usually featuring local artists.
This striking church was designed by Alvar Aalto and finished in 1978. The brick exterior and concrete steeple give little clue as to...
At Lahti’s Sports Centre , a 10-minute walk west of town, things are dominated by three imposing ski jumps, the biggest standing 73m...
The colourful terrace of this popular Tex-Mex bar occupies a corner of the kauppatori in summer and always seems to be full. The...
The kauppahalli is a cosy spot for a coffee or snack; in fact it seems to have more cafes than stalls.
Lonely Planet review
A Lahti success story, this pub sells its own beers and ciders (try the blueberry one) and distils a single-malt whisky. It’s got an upmarket interior, plush stools and an appreciative clientele, and is always humming with chatter or live jazz. There’s a summer branch on a boat at the harbour.