Tampere: Kurpitsatalo Tahmela (Pumpkin house)

Cosy place to stop by in Tahmela, by the lake Pyhäjärvi. The cafe is operated by voluntary work. The sold products vary but usually they offer coffee, tea and some sweet and savory pastry. Ice cream is also usually available in summer. It’s also possible to buy products made at the Pumpkin house, for example dried herbs and handicrafts.

The Pumpkin house also rents rowing boats and kayaks and organizes different courses and events. The Pumpkin house supports the area’s and citizens’ well-being by supporting city cultivation and offering cultural activities.