The Real Christmas Can Be Found in Loviisa!

The Real Christmas Can Be Found in Loviisa December 2nd–3rd & 9th–10th 2017

Loviisa Christmas and the Traditional Christmas Homes events celebrate their 10th anniversary. The popularity of Loviisa Christmas has increased every year, but it is still an easygoing event in a comfortable scale. It concentrates around the numerous private houses that open their doors for the public, Traditional Christmas Homes, every one of which is different.

The Traditional Christmas Homes are open from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. At the Strömfors Iron Works the homes are open only during the Strömfors Iron Works Christmas event Dec. 2nd–3rd. Loviisa Christmas invites You to the Christmas Homes also on Dec. 9th–10th 2017! The Christmas Homes in the centre and Stengård in Pernaja centre are open at 10 a.m.–5 p.m. It’s free entrance to the homes.

Christmas Markets in Loviisa

Rummage sales, open markets and other small-scale events top off these sympathetic Christmas weekends. Among the biggest are the Christmas Market at the Malmgård Manor on Sat.–Sun Dec. 9th–10th 2017 at 10 a.m.–4 p.m. and the traditional Christmas Market at the Loviisa Market Square on Sat. Dec. 9th 2017 at 7 a.m.–4 p.m.

December 1st: Opening of the Christmas season, Loviisa City Shopping
December 2nd–3rd: Christmas market at Laivasilta
December 2nd–3rd: Christmas at Strömfors Iron Works
December 9th–10th: Christmas market at Malmgård Manor

Horse carriage rides in the lower part of the town on Sun Dec. 3rd & 10th at 12 noon-2 p.m. Starting point at the Suolatori square. 2 euros/person.

The church of Loviisa is open on Sat Dec. 2nd at 10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 9th at 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Brandensteininkatu 2, 07900 Loviisa

Town Museum of Loviisa:
Exhibition "Loviisa Lovisa 1917 – 2017". The Town Museum of Loviisa organizes in association with the Finland 100 -jubilee the exhibition Loviisa Lovisa 1917 – 2017. The exhibition is open until Jan. 7th 2018.
Exhibition “Christmas Tree” Dec. 1st 2017–Jan. 7th 2018
Open Tue–Fri, Sun 12 noon –4 p.m., Sat-Sun Dec. 2nd–3rd & 9th–10th 2017 at 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Puistokatu 2, Fi-07900 Loviisa

Cultural Centre Almintalo
See the exhibitions at the Cultural Centre Almintalo during Loviisa Christmas Dec. 2nd–3rd & 9th–10th at 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Normally open from Tuesday to Saturday at 12 noon–5 p.m.
Exhibition about Loviisa in pictures and words in 1917–2017, during Nov. 8th 2017–Jan. 20th 2018.
RAW-Art exhibition at the Cultural Centre Almintalo Nov. 3rd 2017 – Jan. 13th 2018!
Brandensteininkatu 3, Fi-07900 Loviisa

The color space of Bonga Castle´s gallery is open on Saturdays the 2nd and the 9th of December at 12 noon–4 p.m. More than 200 colorful and vivid works on display. Also nice little Christmas presents available at the shop. Linnankuja 1 (entrance from the Lukkarinkuja), Fi-07900 Loviisa

Rune Rikberg’s Ceramic gallery is open at Pitkäkuja 1 on Dec. 2nd-3rd and Sat–Sun Dec. 9th–10th at 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

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