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Lahti info

Lahti is a city of 120,000 residents and a centre for a region of 200,000 people. It has the best of both worlds: the attractiveness, intimate cosiness and originality of a small town, yet the services, efficiency and logistics of a major city.
People playing musical instruments under the pergola in the city centre.

​The City of Lahti’s vision:

We are internationally successful as a bold environmental city for people and businesses.

Residents appreciate their city's wide range of amenities, convenience, and proximity to the great outdoors. Lahti is the most interesting center of industrial design in Finland
offering a meeting place for companies, products, designers as well as training and education in design. Thanks to the close cooperation between industry and education the local companies are renowned for their skills in industrial design.