House of Finland - San Diego, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben
N 32° 43.725 W 117° 09.152
11S E 485707 N 3621227
Quick Description: The House of Finland is located in San Diego's Balboa Park, in California.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/14/2019 2:15:03 PM
Waymark Code: WM10CNA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
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Long Description:
The House of Finland is part of the House of Pacific Relations International Cottages, a complex of cottages built for the 1935 California Pacific International Exposition. The complex currently house 33 groups that "promote multicultural goodwill and understanding through educational and cultural programs".

The House of Finland serves as a resource and meeting place for the San Diego Finnish community and friends of Finland. They promote Finnish culture by organizing traditional parties, offering Finnish movies and concerts, theater performances and lectures.

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Original Name of Structure (during fair): House of Finland

Current Name of Structure: House of Finland

Architect/Designer: Richard Requa

Fair Name: California International Exposition

Location: San Diego, CA

Year of Fair: 1935

Theme of Fair: Arts, science, industry, progress and beauty

Website Proof: [Web Link]

Website Reference: Not listed

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