Oulu was established in 1605 so it is more than 400 years old. In the old days Oulu was famous for selling tar all over the world. Nowadays many people work in technology firms making mobile phones, computers and software.
There is a university in Oulu. The university is one of the biggest in Finland with over 15,000 students.
Places to visit in Oulu[change]
- Oulu Cathedral
- Hupisaaret Park
- The market and the old market hall
Pictures of Oulu[change]