This is one of the best places of Tampere. The main library is called Metso. There is a free Internet for everyone to use and Tampere has even their own Netti-Nysse which is a mobile Internet bus. It has started in the summer 2001 and has been a great success among people living in Tampere.
In the main library Metso there's a music department and departments for children and adults as well as a reference library and a silent reading room.
At the ground floor you will find the Moominvalley, Mineral Museum and Europe Information Service of Pirkanmaa.
Visit Metso (Woodgrouve) - the City Library!
A real gen of modern architecture and a great example of the Finnish library system. Defenatelly worth checking inside! You can just listen to a music there, or even play yourself by just reserving a separate room.
Metso the City Library is buildning You must visit during Your stay in Tampere.
The buildning itself is a piece of art, it looks like bird 'Metso' if You see it from the air.