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Orimattila Church

Orimattila is a town in Päijänne Tavastia.


The town, especially known for its history about the textile industry, is located approximately 93 kilometers north of Helsinki, only 22 kilometers south of Lahti. The municipality of Artjärvi, located about 22 kilometers east of the town, was incorporated into Orimattila in 2010.

Get in[edit]

When coming from the direction of Helsinki, the best way to get to Orimattila by car is to go along Highway 4 (E75) and turn onto Regional Road 164, from where it is 15 kilometers to the town center. The fastest route from Lahti to Orimattila runs along Regional Road 167.

By bus[edit]

For timetables of ordinary coaches, see Matkahuolto.

Get around[edit]

By taxi[edit]

  • Smartphone apps: Valopilkku, 02 Taksi


The Culture House of Orimattila
Artjärvi Church
  • 1 Orimattila Church (Orimattilan kirkko), Kirkkopuisto 4. A granite church from 1866.
  • 2 Artjärvi Church (Artjärven kirkko), Kirkkotie 23 (in Artjärvi). A wooden church from 1840.
  • 3 Orimattila Culture House (Orimattilan kulttuuritalo), Lahdentie 65. An art museum. Also includes a town library.
  • 4 Taidelinna (Soile Yli-Mäyryn Taidelinna), Erkontie 8. An art gallery dedicated to the paintings of Soile Yli-Mäyry. €4.
  • 5 Orimattila Animal Park (Orimattilan kotieläinpuisto), Ravitie 6, +358 44-777 1234, . In the animal park, you can see various domestic animals, such as sheeps, pigs, reindeers, dogs, cats, rabbits, goats, cows and ponies. Adults €12, kids €7 (free for under the age of 2).







Go next[edit]

Routes through Orimattila
HelsinkiJärvenpääMäntsälä  S  N  LahtiHeinolaJyväskylä

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