About the Venue and Jyväskylä

SysMus16 will be hosted by the Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Music Research at the Department of Music, University of Jyväskylä. The Department of Music is located in Musica (M building) in the Seminaarinmäki campus area (street address: Seminaarinkatu 15 M, Jyväskylä, Finland).

Jyväskylä is in the middle of Central Finland. Its a university town of about 130 000 people, the 7th largest city in Finland, and sits on the shore of the lake Jyväsjärvi.

 

Getting around in JKL

You will probably arrive in Matkakeskus. Getting to the university from there is a short walk, or bus ride. You can find directions to the Musica building here:

 

 

During Your Stay

The currency in Finland is Euro. Visa, Mastercard, and Maestro are accepted in most places. Money withdrawal can best be done at ATMs labelled “Otto”. These ATMs accept most cards and there are plenty of them in urban areas. More information: http://otto.fi/en/cash-from-the-wall/

 

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