In the village of Santa Claus will build a new castle.
In the village of Santa Claus in Lapland for the New year will build a snow castle Moomin, writes the Finnish edition of Yle.
In the famous Finnish amusement Park «Santa Claus» near the town of Rovaniemi this winter, build a snow castle Moomin Moomin Snowcastle. Its area is 10 000 sq. meters. They are themed areas, including a snow maze, a cafe and ice bar. Castle Moomin snow will be two times more than other similar snow structures in Finland. Opening Moomin Snowcastle is scheduled for December 20, and closing is scheduled in late March.
The construction of a snow fortress will be occupied by Gemette Oy, the money was provided by investors from China. According to the authors of the project, the object primarily targeted at foreign tourists. Tour operators have also expressed interest in visiting the fortress of snow. Moomin is one of the most famous symbols of Finland all over the world. They were invented by Finnish writer Tove Jansson. Subsequently, fairytale characters are not only characters from popular books, but also cartoons.
In the Finnish city of Tampere is the only Museum in the world of Moomin. It is located in the Palace of Tampere. Here are more than 2,000 exhibits, including original illustrations of Tove Jansson, the three-dimensional figures, miniatures and multimedia exhibits.