We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Toivolan Vanha Piha

Cygnaeuksenkatu 2, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
+358 50 5272795
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Nice and relaxed outdoor setting

We went here since we were told they used serve coffee from espresso machine. Turned out new... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Johan O
,
Copenhagen, Denmark
via mobile
Atmospheric and pretty

History is present here and the cafe Muisto is worth a visit. While the small shops are a bit... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
September D
via mobile
Read all 77 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good38%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
LOCATION
Cygnaeuksenkatu 2, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
CONTACT
Website
+358 50 5272795
Write a ReviewReviews (77)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"very nice place"
in 3 reviews
"must visit place"
in 2 reviews
"amazing cakes"
in 2 reviews
"yard"
in 6 reviews
"christmas"
in 5 reviews
"cafe"
in 6 reviews
"souvenirs"
in 2 reviews
"middle"
in 3 reviews
"products"
in 2 reviews
"museum"
in 4 reviews
"jyvaskyla"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here since we were told they used serve coffee from espresso machine. Turned out new owners had taken over in the end of May 2018. No more espresso. Well, the outdoor setting was nice, similar to a German Biergarten, although certainly nice only...More

Thank Johan O
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

History is present here and the cafe Muisto is worth a visit. While the small shops are a bit expensive the products sold the seem to be of good quality :)

Thank September D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Visited Toivolan Vanha Piha to do some Christmas window shopping and was impressed with the quality of the handicrafts and the old characteristics of the yard architecture. The cafe is a must visit place, really enjoyed the atmosphere there. Extra points for having two reindeer...More

Thank hennas021
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Very charming place to visit, not very large but gives a good idea of old times in the town. Easily accessible: the car park just on the other side of street is perfect,

Thank Ulaxir
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

If you want to travel back in the time, this is the place where you need to go. The owner of this place restored a group of old Finnish houses and kept the spirit of the older times with this very nice place. Restaurant is...More

Thank Liloulette13
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Handicrafts placed in the yards and houses of old wooden houses. It's great that Jyväskylä has saved these houses.

Thank heikkih722
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 10 April 2017

It is almost Easter time. Lambs and lamas at Toivolan piha, arts & grafts and delicasies. The sun shines and it is nice see handcrafts and people. Take a break and a cup of coffee. Some tourists, local people all age. Always lovely to visit.

Thank Eater13_13
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 March 2017

very cozy place. we liked everything about it - small wooden houses, museum, design and handcraft shops, a little cafetheria. Everything is made with care and love.

Thank Vengabondo
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Excellent tea collection, warm house-like environment, friendly service, free wi fi. We enjoyed the home made sweets. Very kids friendly place with toys.

Thank MariaFInland2013
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Nice feeling in the center of the city. From Blacksmiths to woollen knittens, all you may need for gifts and Christmas presents.

1  Thank Sakari-52
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Jyvaskyla
Hotelli Milton
50 reviews
.45 km away
Original Sokos Hotel Alexandra
244 reviews
.57 km away
Hotelli Verso
94 reviews
.64 km away
Cumulus Jyvaskyla Hotel
130 reviews
.67 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Figaro Restaurant
200 reviews
.50 km away
Green Egg
28 reviews
.51 km away
Jalo Kitchen & Lounge
69 reviews
.52 km away
Kahvila Muisto
34 reviews
.00 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Alvar Aalto Museum
129 reviews
.83 km away
Natural History Museum of Central Finland
41 reviews
.66 km away
The Craft Museum of Finland
41 reviews
.46 km away
Maki-Matin perhepuisto
13 reviews
.64 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Toivolan Vanha Piha staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Attraction_Review
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.
Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor