Guided excursion to Forssa National Urban Park and its history and culture
Experience the industrial history of Forssa National Urban Park and the empowering effect of landscape. Your guide will tell fascinating stories about the history and the landscape.
Our excursion heads to Forssa National Urban Park, an urban escape, whose history tells of the fast change from the countryside environment into an industrialized centre in a century. You can see the history of a small village settlement from the middle ages through the industrialized community to a modern town. Your guide will show you the best sceneries, traditional landscapes and introduces you to traditional plants, flowers and herbs.
Forssa National urban park was established to protect and maintain the beauty of the cultural and natural landscape, and the historical characteristics Forssa. It tells the fascinating story of the change from the countryside environment into an industrialized centre in a century. The historical redbrick industrial buildings, the beautiful parks and settlements for the working class together with River Loimijoki valley and the esker areas form an historical and cultural destination. Your guide will lead you through the history and tell the most fascinating stories about the surrounding traditional landscape.
Duration: 3 hrs
Season 2017: upon request for groups min. 4 persons.
Season 2018: upon request for groups and guaranteed departures.
Price 59 € / per person.
Meet your guide at the Kehräämö area, Forssa. Transport with an extra charge.