Cultural events

Kanneltalo´s hall is eminently suitable for organising theatre and dance performances, and various concerts. Kanneltalo’s impressive facilities, comprehensive theatre technology and our professional staff will help you to realise a performance in line with your wishes. The Café Stage, in turn, is a relaxed but energetic venue, where you can conveniently indulge in our selection of light snacks and refreshments on offer at Kannel Café.

Theatre and
concert hall

A performance venue with excellent acoustics where theatre, dance and circus performances as well as acoustic, classical and electronically amplified concerts are arranged.


Café Stage

On the Café Stage, it is easy to create an intimate and energetic atmosphere. The low stage makes it easy to connect and communicate with your audience.


Applications for productions

Applications for productions at Kanneltalo are accepted year round.


Organising an event

We have compiled here a few points that you should take into account when arranging a performance at Kanneltalo. You will also find detailed information about in house technology. Read more


Our facilities include a spacious art gallery. Applications for exhibitions are accepted twice a year. Professional artists are prioritised. Additional space for large-scale works is available in the lobby and café. Amateur artists can also display their art at Kannel Café.


Kanneltalo´s Gallery is a high-ceilinged, bright exhibition space that is ideal for larger works of art. The Gallery has a total floor space of 144m².

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display cases in the Café & Lobby

Paintings, graphics and other two-dimensional works can be hung on the walls of the café. Glass display cases a couple of centimetres deep protect the works.

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Conferences and other uses

At Kanneltalo you will find suitable facilities for seminars or meetings. We share the building with the Adult Eduction Centre, Kannelmäki Library and the Youth Club. For additional information about each space, please contact the party given in conjunction with the facility´s details.

Auditorium and classrooms

The 116-seat auditorium and classroom for 30 are managed by the Helsinki Finnish Adult Education Centre.

For further information, contact opistoisanta.kanneltalo@opisto. or 09 310 88526


Library multi-purpose room​​​​​​​

The multi-purpose room at the library is open to anyone who wants to play and read. It hosts story hour, book tips, book clubs and various other events, for example. 


Youth Club hall

The hall can be hired as a meeting place for various clubs and for courses. It can accommodate around 60 people.


Order catering

You can order delicious catering for your meeting on site from Kannel Café. The café has seating room for up to 60 persons.