Turpoo River and Tannery

Museum, Restaurant and
Accommodation in Southern Finland

The Porras tannery, "Portaan Nahkurinverstas", is located in idyllic small village in Tammela, Southern Finland, only about one-hour drive away from Helsinki, Tampere and Turku areas. Today the exceptional old tannery, built on 1880's, and its surroundings offer a beautiful environment for visitors.

Major part of the old tannery has been left as a museum which is unique in the whole Finland. Old storage spaces of the building are now serving as a cafe-restaurant which also provides a beautiful and inspiring environment for different type of conferences and family celebrations.

Another nearby building where some of the tannery's employees used to live with their families has also been renovated, and is now used for offering bed & breakfast type of accommodation. More information about the accommodation services can be found on the Accommodation site.

Last updated: 13.4.2013