Espoo is the second biggest city and district in Finland. It is a piece of the Finnish Capital Region, and a large portion of its populace lives in the internal urban center of the Helsinki metropolitan territory, alongside the urban areas of Helsinki, Vantaa, and Kauniainen. A similar building has additionally Finland's solitary Museum of Horology and a Toy Museum. Glims Farmstead Museum is likewise situated in the city. The Espoo social focus, home of the widely acclaimed Tapiola Sinfonietta, where ious shows and theater exhibitions are held, is situated in Tapiola.
The Metal band Children of Bodom originates from Espoo, Finland. They are named after the unsolved murder known as the Lake Bodom murders which occurred at the shore of Lake Bodom, a lake in northern Espoo, in 1960. The groups Norther and Kiuas likewise originate from Espoo. Espoo is home to a few games groups. Espoo Blues were an ice hockey group which played at most abnormal amount SM-liiga in the vicinity of 1998 and 2016 preceding the group went bankrupt.
In the vicinity of 1984 and 1998 the group was known as Kiekko-Espoo. Another group called Espoo United was set up to supplant Espoo Blues and United presently play ice hockey at the second most abnormal amount Mestis. The Espoo United ladies' hockey cooperative effort at the most elevated amount, ladies' SM-liiga. Espoo United are likewise dynamic in b-ball and the male b-ball joint effort at the second most abnormal amount and the ladies' b-ball cooperative effort at the largest amount, Naisten korisliiga.