We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Toivolan Vanha Piha

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Review Highlights
Nice and relaxed outdoor setting

We went here since we were told they used serve coffee from espresso machine. Turned out new... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Johan O
Copenhagen, Denmark
via mobile
Atmospheric and pretty

History is present here and the cafe Muisto is worth a visit. While the small shops are a bit... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
September D
via mobile
Read all 81 reviews
All photos (94)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amazing cakes”(2 reviews)
“souvenirs”(2 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
See all hours
Cygnaeuksenkatu 2, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
+358 50 5272795
Reviews (81)
Filter reviews
35 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsvery nice placeamazing cakessouvenirsmiddlejyvaskyla
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 35 reviews
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

We went here since we were told they used serve coffee from espresso machine. Turned out new owners had taken over in the end of May 2018. No more espresso. Well, the outdoor setting was nice, similar to a German Biergarten, although certainly nice only...More

1  Thank Johan O
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

History is present here and the cafe Muisto is worth a visit. While the small shops are a bit expensive the products sold the seem to be of good quality :)

Thank September D
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Visited Toivolan Vanha Piha to do some Christmas window shopping and was impressed with the quality of the handicrafts and the old characteristics of the yard architecture. The cafe is a must visit place, really enjoyed the atmosphere there. Extra points for having two reindeer...More

Thank hennas021
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Very charming place to visit, not very large but gives a good idea of old times in the town. Easily accessible: the car park just on the other side of street is perfect,

Thank Ulaxir
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

If you want to travel back in the time, this is the place where you need to go. The owner of this place restored a group of old Finnish houses and kept the spirit of the older times with this very nice place. Restaurant is...More

Thank Liloulette13
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Handicrafts placed in the yards and houses of old wooden houses. It's great that Jyväskylä has saved these houses.

Thank heikkih722
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It is almost Easter time. Lambs and lamas at Toivolan piha, arts & grafts and delicasies. The sun shines and it is nice see handcrafts and people. Take a break and a cup of coffee. Some tourists, local people all age. Always lovely to visit.

Thank Eater13_13
Reviewed 1 March 2017

very cozy place. we liked everything about it - small wooden houses, museum, design and handcraft shops, a little cafetheria. Everything is made with care and love.

Thank Vengabondo
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Excellent tea collection, warm house-like environment, friendly service, free wi fi. We enjoyed the home made sweets. Very kids friendly place with toys.

Thank MariaFInland2013
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Nice feeling in the center of the city. From Blacksmiths to woollen knittens, all you may need for gifts and Christmas presents.

1  Thank Sakari-52
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Jyvaskyla
Hotelli Milton
51 reviews
.45 km away
Original Sokos Hotel Alexandra
250 reviews
.57 km away
Hotelli Verso
140 reviews
.63 km away
Scandic Jyvaskyla City
148 reviews
.67 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 168 restaurants in Jyvaskyla
Figaro Restaurant
210 reviews
.49 km away
Green Egg
32 reviews
.51 km away
Jalo Kitchen & Lounge
72 reviews
.52 km away
59 reviews
.34 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 50 attractions in Jyvaskyla
The Alvar Aalto Museum
137 reviews
.84 km away
Natural History Museum of Central Finland
42 reviews
.66 km away
The Craft Museum of Finland
44 reviews
.46 km away
Maki-Matin perhepuisto
13 reviews
.64 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Toivolan Vanha Piha staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines