Tyrvää (Swedish: Tyrvis) was a municipality in the Satakunta region, Turku and Pori Province, Finland. It was established in 1439 when the Tyrvää parish was separated from the parish of Karkku. In 1915, the market town of Vammala was separated from Tyrvää, and in 1973, Tyrvää was consolidated with Vammala. In 2009, Vammala became a part of the newly established town Sastamala.
The Medieval St. Olaf's Church.
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|Coordinates: 61.347431°N 22.901361°E|
|• Land||399.1 km2 (154.1 sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (EET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+3 (EEST)|
The administrative center of the Tyrvää municipality was located north of Vammala, by the lakes Rautavesi and Liekovesi.
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- "II Väestö". Statistical Yearbook of Finland 1972. Helsinki: Central Statistical Office. 1973. p. 18.
- "Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865-1931). A Passion for Finland". Musée d'Orsay. 2012. Retrieved 30 November 2018.
- "St Olaf's Church in Tyrvää". Sastamala Parish. Retrieved 30 November 2018.
- "Tyrvään kirkko" (in Finnish). Sastamala Parish. Retrieved 30 November 2018.