A place for hobby activities and events in Karakallio

Karatalo is a diverse venue for culture, art and recreational activities. The building also houses youth services and facilities for teaching and activities. The organisations providing teaching include Swedish Education and Cultural Services, Espoo School of Art, Juvenalia Music Institute, Rhythm Music School Tauko and Omnia (Espoo Adult Education Centre).  In addition, an active group of different recreational groups rehearse in Karatalo.

Karatalo takes the wishes of local residents and the interests of the public at large into account. Activities and events are arranged for everyone. Karatalo is a low-threshold venue: participate, see and try your hand at a variety of activities – come as you are.

Opening hours

Monday-Friday 9 am-5 pm

Exceptional opening hours
Thurs 6 Dec closed
Sat 22 Dec – Wed 26 Dec closed
Thurs 27 Dec klo 9 am–4 pm
Fri 28 Dec 9 am–4 pm
Mon 31 Dec 9 am–4 pm
Tues 1 Jan 2019 closed
Sun 6 Jan 2019 closed





Kotkatie | Örnvägen 4 02620 Espoo | Esbo
PL | PB | P.O. Box 62301 02070 Espoon kaupunki | Esbo stad | City of Espoo
+358 9 816 82708 | karatalo@espoo.fi