Next year there will be a great opportunity to explore the Nordic culture at Southbank Centre in London. Nordic Matters, a year-long festival will give visitors a taste of traditional Scandinavian and Nordic activities. One of the highlights will be an all-weather outdoor sauna which has been designed by architecture students and will be open for public during the festival. In addition, Nordic Matters will feature Nordic gastronomy, an exhibition devoted to the Moomins, social dances including Finnish Tango, as well as mass knitting, among other activities. It will be the first time that the Southbank Centre has programmed a year-long festival dedicated to one region of the world.
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