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First Aid
Emergency number tel. 112 (ambulance, police, fire services).
Telephone Health Service (7 am – 10 pm) tel. 100 23, when calling from a mobile phone tel. 03 10023.
Duty veterinarian (24 h) small animals tel. 03 565 44777, big animals 03 565 44700.
Main library Metso, Pirkankatu 2.
Other libraries in Tampere.
Babysitting services
Lost property offices
Tampere Police Station, Sorinkatu 12.
Lost Property Office PLT, Sammonkatu 64.
In the city centre and close by you can find internet access available in the following places:
Main library Metso, Pirkankatu 2
24Pesula (Self-service laundrette), Pispalan valtatie 91, Martinpojankatu 4 (Turtola Shopping Center), Tesomankatu 4 (Shopping Center Westeri), Palmrothintie 2 (K-Citymarket Pirkkala) and Vuolteenkatu 1 (Shopping Center Ratina)
Asuste-Pesu (Viinikan pesula), Nekalantie 34 and Sammonkatu 32
SOL Pesupalvelu
Pesulax, Messukylänkatu 21
Tampere swimming centre, Joukahaisenkatu 7 A
Hervanta swimming pool, Torisevanraitti 7
Pyynikki swimming pool, Kortelahdenkatu 26
Tesoma swimming pool, Tuomarinkatu 7
Tampere outdoor swimming pool, Joukahaisenkatu 7 B
Finnish Police, Sorinkatu 12
Licence Services, Hatanpään valtatie 16
Main post office, Hämeenkatu 21 (Sokos department store, ground floor)
Railway Station
Tampere Railway Station, Rautatienkatu 25. Waiting hall is open 24/7.
Bus Station
Tampere Bus Station, Hatanpään valtatie 7. Station is open Mon-Fri 8 am – 5 pm.
Onnibus stops
Bus station, Keskustori, Pispalantori, Pyynikintori, TAYS, university – depending on the route. See map.
Tampere Area local cab Ltd., tel. 0100 4131. In the centre, there are taxi ranks at the railway and bus stations, Keskustori central square, Pyynikintori square, Tampere Hall and in front of the Solo Sokos Hotel Ilves.
Motor home services
You can read more about motor home services in Tampere region and in Tampere city here.
For youth
Multifunctional Centre 13 (Monitoimitalo 13) for young people, Satakunnankatu 13
Important addresses
Tampere Ice Stadium, Keltinkatu 2
Ideapark, Ideaparkinkatu 4, Lempäälä
Trade Fairs (Tampereen messu- ja urheilukeskus), Ilmailunkatu 20
Tampere University Hervanta Campus (Science & technology), Korkeakoulunkatu 7 (Hervanta)
University of Tampere, City Centre Campus, Kalevantie 4
Technology Centre Hermia, Hermiankatu 1 (Hervanta)
Currency Exchange
Forex, 2nd floor of Stockmann department store (Hämeenkatu 4)
Foreign currency exchange is available also at all banks.
To make your travels easier Day tickets for buses: buy your mobile ticket or a printed one at the R-kiosk at the railway station or bus station. Cheapest travel options: Matkakeisari (site in Finnish).