Jyväskylä and Central Finland

Welcome to Jyväskylä!

Jyväskylä is a lively, versatile city of sport, movement and well-being in which over 5 000 events are staged annually. Jyväskylä is situated in the middle of Finland. Jyväskylä is a cradle of the Finnish Education: Jyväskylä was the first place in Finland to acquire a Finnish language grammar school, a teacher training college for primary school teachers and a school for girls in the mid-19th century. The city encourages lifelong learning. Jyväskylä in Brief