Pro Puu (Pro Wood) center is housed in a former matchfactory Tikkula in the Lake Vesijärvi harbour. Next door is Sibelius Hall, the famous wooden congress and concert centre. Tikkula premises include a gallery and a shop, as well as offices and design spaces and an independently operating wood workshop.
The beautiful gallery is splendidly renovated respecting the original architectural features. It is a versatile and popular exhibition space. The association has been able to carry out its original idea to feature large variety of different types of wood related exhibitions in the gallery. Pro Puu gallery is a rentable exhibition space, displaying monthly different types of wood related exhibitions. In addition to exhibitions; concerts, seminars and private occasions belong to the activities in the gallery.
PRO PUU IS CLOSED:
4.11.2017, All Hallows' Day
6.12.2017, Independence Day
30.12.-1.1.2018, New Year Uusi vuosi
Pro Puu center is located in this nicely repaired, former match factory.
In these surroundings in the harbour was also located many wood factories some decades ago.