At Home in Kuhmo – information for the mover

Good life in the kingdom of forest and culture

Kuhmo is Finland's most forest-centered city, which is known for its high-level music and literary culture, especially chamber music and the Kalevala, as well as a communal way of life where sharing good things, know-how and quality are valued.

Kuhmo invites you to relax and feel its atmosphere. The interesting environment of border municipality and the meeting of east and west culture create the specialness of our municipality. The city of Kuhmo and companies from Kuhmo offer interesting jobs in various industries.

Enjoy our services, events, attractions and places to visit. Get to know the clean, diverse nature and the possibilities of sparkling waters. Stay a while or stay longer. Kuhmo’s tourist information is located at the city library.

If you need help or have questions about settling in Kuhmo, you can contact the project workers of the Osaajia Kuhmon yrityksille (OSKU) project.

Anne Huotari
Project manager
tel. 040 612 4835

Pia Lokka
Project worker
tel. 040 823 7332



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