Jyväskylä workers’ club (1924–25)

Photo: Tero Takalo-Eskola

Distance to the target from Kompassinaukio in Jyväskylä:

2 min.

Väinönkatu 7
40100 Jyväskylä
tel. 010 231 4400.

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Jyväskylä workers’ club (1924–25)

The conference and theatre building of the Jyväskylä workers’ association is the first significant public building designed by Aalto. The theatre hall on the second floor rests on the Tuscan columns of the open-plan ground floor. The restaurant and cafe facilities on the ground floor have been completely remodelled. The rest of the building was restored in 1983, and the facades were renovated in 1998. The building is a masterpiece from Aalto’s classicist period.

Opening hours:

Open by appointment. More information tel. +358 10 231 4400.

Worker’s club is mainly used to different meetings and occasions. For the tourist visits it is only open according to an agreement. Visits have to be arranged 2 weeks before the actual visiting time. Also in that case the worker’s club has the right the cancel the visit depending on the booking situation of the facilities. Read more information about visiting Workers’ club here.

Designed/built in year

1924-25

Designed by

Alvar Aalto

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