See & Do in Kuhmo

Juminkeko in Kuhmo is one of the biggest national centers dedicated to the Kalevala, having been working on the topic for a long time now. It aims at preserving, treasuring and spreading the cultural heritage related to the Finnish national epic. Runosong-Academy, also located in Kuhmo, is an independent research institute focusing on the research, pedagogy and development of Runosong and other related (especially eastern Baltic-Finnish) forms of music. Sommelo folk music festival takes annually place in Kuhmo.

Visit the Sites!

On this map, we have pinpointed the sites of interest mentioned above. By clicking the signs on the map, you’ll find a short description of the site.