Architecture Walking Tour: Lauttasaari

Kierros tai kävelyArkkitehtuuriKaupunkisuunnitteluHistoria
Milloin to 01.09.2022
Aika 17–19
Missä Lauttasaari Metro Station (Otavantie entrance), 00200, Helsinki
Esteetön Ei
Kieli Englanti
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Good living for all. From the 1940s, Lauttasaari was developed as a desirable place for Helsinki residents to live. On this tour you will see some of the many contributions of women architects to Lauttasaari’s built environment and learn about the new building techqniques and principles of standardization that informed postwar residential building in Finland. The tour focuses on buildings from the 1940s through the 1960s.

Architecture walking tours series is written and hosted by Gayle McKeen. She holds a Ph.D. in political science from the University of Chicago and has taught at universities in the United States and the United Kingdom.

A total of 25 participants will be admitted to one architecture walking tour. Places are filled in the order of arrival. The guide fee (10/5/0 €) is paid on site at the Customer Service Point of the Museum of Finnish Architecture upon arrival.