Paimio Sanatorium enters the autumn season and prepares for the dimming evenings. We are open from Tuesday to Sunday 11–17.   Our inspiring and insightful guided tours continue in Finnish and English, taking you through the world of the sanatorium all the way from the lobby to...

Alvar Aalto Foundation 1st of February 2021   Alvar Aalto architecture proposed for Unesco World Heritage List   The process supports Alvar Aalto Foundation’s long-term work on preserving and protecting architectural heritage.   Finland is updating its tentative list in line with the World Heritage Agreement.   In summer 2018, an open, online questionnaire...

1st February 2021 YLE FINLAND   Finland is proposing the inclusion of 13 sites representing Alvar Aalto’s humane architecture as a single entity on the tentative list of UNESCO’s World Heritage List, according to a government release issued Monday.   The list contains places of "outstanding universal value to humanity"...