This features mostly modern art in temporary exhibitions, but also displays permanent works. Look out for paintings by the local artist...
Excellent summer exhibitions grace this photographic centre, devoted to Victor Barsokevitsch, one of the pioneers of Finnish...
Kuopio’s city museum, in a castlelike art-nouveau mansion, has wide scope. The top two floors are devoted to cultural history, with...
One of Lakeland’s best rock and metal venues, this atmospheric cellar has bands playing several times a week, including big Finnish and...
This cracking cafe just off the kauppatori evokes a bygone age with much of its decor, but offers modern comfort in its shiny espresso...
Kauppakatu 16 · interesting places nearby
Ale Pupi information
Kuopio’s nightlife is conveniently strung along Kauppakatu, running east from the market square to the harbour. Here, grungy but likeable AlePupi has a huge interior, surprisingly classy decor and big drawcards of cheap beer and karaoke.