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Korjaamo Culture Factory is one of the largest independent arts centres in the Nordic countries. Korjaamo was founded in an old tram depot in Töölö in 2004, and now hosts three concert/theatre venues as well as six smaller creative spaces for meetings and seminars. The Vaunuhalli building is also home to Helsinki City Museum’s Tram Museum. You can also find two Escape Rooms at Korjaamo.

The latest renovation creating a large lounge and cafe area as well as the creative work spaces and a larger gallery space was completed in 2012. The project entitled Third Space, reflecting its role as a space between work and leisure, was designed by Berlin architect Florian Koehl and was part of the World Design Capital programme in Helsinki.

Korjaamo produces arts events across various fields including music, theatre and fine arts. Every August, Korjaamo hosts Stage Theatre Festival, which showcases a selection of Finnish and international performances. Korjaamo’s own movie theatre Korjaamo Kino has a varied program including premieres, opera and ballet, music documentaries and a Movie Restaurant. Restaurant(s) and bar as well as private and corporate events are also important parts of Korjaamo's operations.

Korjaamo is a member of Trans Europe Halles, an European network of cultural centres promoting independent culture and encouraging new initiatives. Korjaamo Culture Factory is a part of Korjaamo Group, which also operates Jääpuisto (Ice Park) skating ring in the Railway Square and Helsinki Allas sea pool and pop up in Katajanokka.

Newness, open-mindedness and interaction with our audiences, as well as with the global world, are important values for us. Korjaamo Group employs approximately 20 professionals in the fields of producing, sales, marketing, catering and customer service. Korjaamo Group's managing director is Mrs Sara Norberg.

Korjaamo is a part of Trans Europe Halles, a European based network of cultural centres initiated by citizens and artists that advocates and promotes culture.

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