Iittala & Arabia Design Centre: visitors and guided tours

The guided tour is an excellent way to get the most out of your visit to the centre. The first stop is the fully renovated Design Museum Arabia, where you can explore the museum’s outstanding collection of Finnish ceramics and glassware. Next you get a glimpse into the future of design at the centre’s Design Lab and visit the studio of a ceramics artist in the Art Department. The installations at Fiskars Pavilion and Showroom are also included in the tour. 

Plus you will have plenty of time to shop at the new Iittala & Arabia Design Centre Store or just relax in the café with a well-deserved cup of coffee.

Weekdays Tue-Fri

Duration: approx 1,5 hours

Language: Finnish, English, Swedish, Japanese.

Small groups: 40 € / tour

Groups over 10 people: 4 € / person

Tours start by gathering at the entrance of the Iittala & Arabia Design Centre Store at the 2nd floor.

Book a tour here.

Discussion on Arabia's beloved patterns (part of Helsinki Design Week programme)

On Saturday 16.9.2017 come to Arabia Store Esplanadi to hear how the Arabia beloved patterns series was created. Irina Viippola, Head of Design for Arabia, will interview designer and ceramic artist Heini Riitahuhta and deisgner, professor Heikki Orvola, and lead discussion with the audience. This event is part of the official programme for Helsinki Design Week. Saturday 16.9.2017 Arabia Store Esplanad, interview and discussion lead by Irina Viippola: Heini Riitahuhtaa (11:00am) and Heikki Orvola (12:00 noon). We look forward to seeing you! >>

Esteri – new series with Arabia’s beloved pattern.

Esteri – new series with Arabia’s beloved pattern. >>

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Discussion on Arabia's beloved patterns (part of Helsinki Design Week programme)

On Saturday 16.9.2017 come to Arabia Store Esplanadi to hear how the Arabia beloved patterns series was created. Irina Viippola, Head of Design for Arabia, will interview designer and ceramic artist Heini Riitahuhta and deisgner, professor Heikki Orvola, and lead discussion with the audience. This event is part of the official programme for Helsinki Design Week. Saturday 16.9.2017 Arabia Store Esplanad, interview and discussion lead by Irina Viippola: Heini Riitahuhtaa (11:00am) and Heikki Orvola (12:00 noon). We look forward to seeing you! >>

Esteri – new series with Arabia’s beloved pattern.

Esteri – new series with Arabia’s beloved pattern. >>