This features mostly modern art in temporary exhibitions, but also displays permanent works. Look out for paintings by local Juho...
Kuopio's cathedral is a solid structure in the middle of town.
Excellent summer exhibitions grace this photographic centre, devoted to Victor Barsokevitsch, one of the pioneers of Finnish photography.
An atmospheric underworld with bands playing several times a week, usually free, and usually at the heavier end of the rock/metal...
At the southern end of the kauppatori is a classic Finnish indoor market hall, beautifully restored. Here stalls sell local speciality...
Kauppakatu 22 · interesting places nearby
This cracking cafe just off the kauppatori evokes a bygone age with much of its decor, but offers modern comfort in its shiny espresso machine, as well as many other flavoured coffees to accompany your toothsome, sticky pulla (cardamom-flavoured bun). It opens earlier in winter.