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The Oulu Society (Oulu-seura) was founded in 1962. It is an association for all the people in Oulu. It is a non-political society devoted to matters related to Oulu and everything connected with it, such as local history, development and future plans.

18.5, 1- 4 pm: Sounds of the rapids and culture in Kiiminki

A trip to Kiiminki on Saturday, 18.5.2013. The trip is made by bus with capacity for about 50 people The trip is free of charge. Tickets are available at Oulu10 from 2.5 onwards. If tickets are made available elsewhere, this will be announced later.

The bus leaves from the tourist bus quay at Oulu Bus Station at 1 pm.

  • First, a guided tour of the old wooden church in Kiiminki.
  • After this, the bus heads to Koitelinkoski rapids, where visitors can watch shooting the rapids and enjoy a packed lunch.
  • Next stop is the museum of O. Jauhiainen, with a guided tour of the exhibition marking the sculptor's 100th birthday.
  • Return to Oulu Bus Station about 4 pm.

24.7, 1-4 pm: Oulunsalo today and yesterday

A trip to Oulunsalo on Wednesday 24.7.2013. The trip is made by bus with capacity for about 50 people The trip is free of charge. Tickets available at Oulu10 from 2.5. If tickets are made available elsewhere, this will be announced later.

The bus leaves from the tourist bus quay at Oulu Bus Station at 1 pm.

  • A guided tour of Old Varjakka in Oulunsalo and the municipal hall renowned for its architecture, Oulunsalo House and the airport terminal.
  • Next stop is Oulunsalo Musem, with work demonstrations and programme for children arranged by the local history association Kotiseutuseura Oulunsalo ry. Freshly made waffles, coffee and juice are available at the museum courtesy of the association.
  • Return to Oulu Bus Station about 4 pm.

13.8, 9-3 pm: Oulu in the spirit of the Stone Age

Visit to Kierikki Stone Age Centre in Yli-Ii on Tuesday 13.8.2013. The trip is made by bus with capacity for about 50 people The trip is free of charge. Tickets available at Oulu10 from 2.5. If tickets are made available elsewhere, this will be announced later.

The bus leaves from the tourist bus quay at Oulu Bus Station at 9 am.

Programme at Kierikki Stone Age Centre:

  • 10 am: Multimedia performance on the history of excavations at Kierikki and the film Time Travel to Stone Age.
  • 10.35 am: guided tour of the Stone Age Village (2 groups, one of them for children and young people)
  • 11.45 am: lunch at Kierikki Restaurant
  • 12.45 pm: tour of the archaeological exhibition
  • 1.15 pm: free exploration of the area
  • 2 pm: bus leaves for Oulu
  • Return to Oulu Bus Station about 3 pm

Arranged by Oulu-seura ry.

Contact person:

Oulu-seura ry, Jouni Kreus
tel. 044 5303 192