Location: In the municipality of Kolari (www.kolari.fi) in Western Lapland, by a scenic road in the wilderness between the villages of Ylläsjärvi and Äkäslompolo. Read more.
Arrival: By car and public transportation. Read more.
Visit: There is no entrance fee to the visitor centre. Guided group tours cost 50 €/group/hour and they must be booked in advance. Read more.
Things to Do and See: Meän elämää (Our Life) exhibition, events, short films, and video presentations on nature and culture, Kellokas Gallery and Our Gallery, Kino Kellokas movie theatre, a Logging Museum, outsider art yard, nature trails, and guided tours. Read more.
Suitability: Excellent for families with children. Suitable for the disabled when accompanied by an assistant. Pet friendly Visitor Centre and Restaurant.
Services: Nature shop, fishing and hunting permits, snowshoe rental, Restaurant Halla (www.arcticexpereince.fi), conference services, nature education, tourist information services in the Ylläs and Kolari areas, Ylläksen Matkailuyhdistys ry, and WLAN. Read more.
The Visitor Centre is managed by Metsähallitus.