Maunula in English


Hello and welcome to Maunula!

Explore Maunula is an info leaflet about Maunula as a neighbourhood.
Download or read the .pdf.
The material includes a map of the area with highlight to the services and interesting places.

The forest area surrounding Maunula is called Keskuspuisto eg. Central Park. You can take a walk by following the signs of the naturepath. The Path has 12 signposts with information about finnish nature and forests. There is a QR code which connects you to the english translation of the path. More information e.g. a map in english: Green Hearts- ParkWalks in Helsinki.


Maunula House  is being constructed near S-market.  Residents are actively involved in the planning and design of this new community center. Maunula-talo in FaceBook.
5.10.2015 at 17.00 you can join the group at Saunabaari, Metsäpurontie 25.



The Church in Maunula has been opened for refugees! Please contact the church if you can provide any volunteer help.
Pastor Tarja Albekoglu, p. 09 2340 4219,

at the Playground (Metsäpurontie 14-16)Free entranceWelcome to Maunula Day which is open to all residents of Maunula and a chance to mingle and get new friends!
Maunula Day Stage is a showcase of the local groups and activities.16.00 Opening of the event
16.15 Schoolchildren’s afternoon activity groups
of Maunula playground dance and sing
16.30 José Ferrera: Zumba!
16.45 Dance performance by the Children’s group of Maunulan naisvoimistelijat
17.00 Troubadour Pirjo Sipi
17.15 Tero Lipponen: Break Dance
17.20 Neighbourhood sports leader Elina Sorakunnas
17.30 Presentation of Maunula Neighbourhood Democracy Project
17.40 G-Swag Street Dance group
17.50 Troubadour Mirkkis
18.00 Oulunkylä Seurahuone Band
18.30 Results of the Maunula Quiz
18.45 Oulunkylä Seurahuone Band
19.00 End of the show-Flea market!
Snacks for sale: Grill sausages, Hot soup, Café
Diverse activities for children, soccer, floorball, games
Maunula Quiz – test your knowledge about Maunula
Horse and carriage
Juttujurtta: Tell your own Maunula Story!

A collection of usefull information for you:

Infopankki webpages , general information in many languages about various services in the capital region

Maunula Library, many activities eg. a Finnish Language Café

Maunula Upper Secondary School (Maunulan Yhteiskoulu), International Classes

Maunula Primary School (Maunulan ala-aste) , English language classes

Maunula Health Station

Maunula Youth House, Youth Department, City of Helsinki