Welcome to Outokumpu – The Treasure City
City of Outokumpu is a dynamic, beautiful, vibrant and developing municipality located in eastern Finland, quite near the city of Joensuu and the easternmost borderline of the European Union. The city has a population of about 7.100.
Historically Outokumpu is known as the birthplace and the ground of the Finnish mining industry. The venue of ‘The Decameron’ in 2017, the Old Mine, was an active industrial factory from 1913 to 1955.
Nowadays the city of Outokumpu is recognized especially as a place of versatile cultural life, comprehensive educational options, unique historic sites and a pure, amazing nature.
A real Treasure City – Aarrekaupunki, as we say in Finnish.
Warm Welcome to Outokumpu! We truly hope you enjoy your stay!