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Toivolan Vanha Piha

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Toivolan Vanha Piha
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  • Average4%
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“amazing cakes”(2 reviews)
“souvenirs”(2 reviews)
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Cygnaeuksenkatu 2, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
+358 50 5272795
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Small museum which is really just a particular 19th century house that has been transplanted to the site which has a couple of original publicly owned Finnish buildings attached to enterprise craft village. Open conversation with Finnish guide at house, who was well versed in...More

2  Thank Kenneth F
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I went there but they had already closed around 5pm. I looked around the buildings and they looked nice, some of them are now constructing(renovating?) though.

1  Thank Moyashinen
ToivolanVanhaPiha, Johtaja at Toivolan Vanha Piha, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

Hi it was thursday when you was our yard. We are open monday -friday 10-18 saturday 10-16 and sunday 12-16. Welcome! Cafeteria is open bit late

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All reviews very nice place amazing cakes souvenirs middle jyvaskyla
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice small boutiques and historical buildings in the midlle of Jyväskylä. Nice suveniers to puy and also museum.

Thank Leena M
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
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