The congress venue is Tampere Hall (address Yliopistonkatu 55), and all the congress hotels are within walking distance (max. 10 minutes). Tampere Hall can be reached by 10-minute walk from Tampere railway station or 20-minute taxi drive from Tampere-Pirkkala airport. 

Tampere Hall is a state-of-the-art conference and concert center located in the heart of the city. It is one of the largest conference centers in Scandinavia, with over 20,000 square meters of space and a capacity of up to 2,000 people. 

Tampere Hall also houses the world’s only Moomin Museum, and the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra, which is a symphony orchestra comparable in size and reputation to the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra. As of the beginning of 2020 Tampere Hall also includes hotel services, as the hotel Courtyard by Marriot Tampere City, which has 229 rooms and 11 floors, opened right next to the building. 


The Moomin Museum 

The Moomin Museum is an experiential art museum featuring the art created by Tove Jansson, the Finnish author, artist and illustrator, loved by Moomin fans and art lovers of all ages. In the exhibition of Tove Jansson´s original illustrations you can relive the adventures of the beloved Moomin family. Experience the magic of Moominvalley by stepping inside the Magician´s Hat, marvel at the beautifully crafted tableaux, and be amazed by the sparkling comet soaring across the sky! During the Scand-LAS 2024 conference, an entrance ticket is offered for the conference participants at a discounted price of 12€ (norm. 14,50€). You can get the discounted tickets from the museum tickets sales desk by showing your event name badge.


Image: Visit Tampere / Olli-Pekka Latvala

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