Kaikukortti is currently in use in Espoo and Kainuu. It is also tested out in Lappeenranta during 2017. Kaikukortti will get you free tickets for many cultural venues, such as concerts, museums, dance performances and the theatre.
Culture belongs to everybody even if they are financially hard pressed. The aim of Kaikukortti is to improve the opportunities of young people, adults and families to participate in cultural life and engage in arts.
What is Kaikukortti?
Kaikukortti is a card, with which you can obtain free admission tickets and get a place for free on courses at adult educational centres in Kaikukortti network. The card is personal and does not cost anything.
Who can get a Kaikukortti?
You can get a Kaikukortti if
- you use as a client services provided by Espoo-based, Kainuu-based or Lappeenranta-based social welfare and health communities that are part of the Kaikukortti networks.
- you are financially hard pressed and unable to attend cultural events or courses for that reason.
- you are over 16 years old.
If there are under 16-year-old children in your family you can get free tickets with Kaikukortti for them too if you will attend the same event together. The children cannot however attend the adult education centre courses with you through Kaikukortti.
Where Kaikukortti is in use?
Kaikukortti is currently in use in Espoo and in Kainuu. Kaikukortti is also tested out in Lappeenranta during 2017.
Further information about Kaikukortti in Kainuu (in Finnish).
There are more than 20 cultural operators in the Espoo Kaikukortti network, more than 20 cultural operators in the Kainuu Kaikukortti network and eight cultural operators in the Lappeenranta Kaikukortti network, and the card applies to a large part of their cultural supply. The events that are covered are listed on the websites of the cultural organisations.
With Kaikukortti you can attend courses at one adult education center in Espoo and six adult education centres in Kainuu.
How to get a Kaikukortti?
Kaikukortti on the national level
The national Kaikukortti activities are coordinated by the Culture for All service with the support of the Ministry of Education and Culture. Learn more about the project behind Kaikukortti (in Finnish only).
Culture for All Service
aura.linnapuomi (a) cultureforall.fi
tel: +358 40 931 0576
Culture for All Service
mira.haataja (a) cultureforall.fi
tel: +358 40 213 6339