The Finnish Labour Museum

Parties and meetings

Werstas is located in the historic Finlayson factory area in the heart of Tampere. We offer unique premises with modern amenities for various parties and events at affordable prices. Werstas offers an unforgettable party venue: for example, a post-meeting cocktail event or a soirée for graduation or birthday parties. A versatile guided tour in the Finlayson area or the museum can be added to any event. At Werstas, even an ordinary event becomes a cultural experience!


Ask for a quote on catering packages for meetings.

Meeting and guided tour prices VAT 0%, catering VAT 14%.

Prices are in effect until further notice. We reserve the right to change these details.




Auditorium (approximately 70 people)

The atmospheric Auditorium – modern technology meets the dignified setting of an old factory building.

Have your meetings in style.

Venue rental


Galleria Bertel

Galleria Bertel offers a wonderful setting for meetings and parties. The beautiful and tall venue’s windows provide a unique view to Väinö Linnan aukio, the heart of the Finlayson factory area. Depending on the chosen arrangement, seats can be provided for approximately 50-100 people. A maximum of 50 people at meeting tables, 100 people on rows of chairs. Standing events are for approximately 100 people and seated dinner banquets for approximately 60 people. The setting of the Steam Engine Museum is a tried and tested recipe for unforgettable and stylish events. A unique evening venue for example for cocktail events of approximately 70 people. Entrance is through the main door of Werstas and access to the Steam Engine Museum is via the main exhibition hall Mestari, located on the second floor.


People’s Hall

The atmospheric People’s Hall is located inside the Our Town exhibition. Seating can be arranged for a maximum of 50 people. Alternatively, there is standing room for 70 people. There is also a small nostalgic stage and a speaker’s stand in People’s Hall. The venue is perfect for small scale soirées, music events and meetings. 

Ask for a quote for evening snacks and coffee service at meetings.