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Museums and Science Centres
7 Bridges Archipelago

Experience the 7 Bridges Archipelago on the Finnish west coast in Nykarleby, Pedersöre, Jakobstad, Larsmo, Kronoby and Kokkola.

Aboa Vetus Ars Nova

Experience the Museum of History and Contemporary Art on the banks of the River Aura in Turku.

Alvar Aalto Museum

Alvar Aalto Museum in Jyväskylä, Lakeland, is a museum for architecture and design.

Amos Anderson Art Museum

Interiors of Amos Anderson’s home and Sigurd Frosterus’s collections are permanently on display.

Arabia Museum and Gallery

Basic exhibition of art and utility ceramics made at the Arabia factory in Helsinki during the past 130 years.

Arabianranta - Art and Design

History meets tomorrow’s technology in Arabianranta, where guided tours in Arabia District introduces visitors to art & design both indoors…

Arktikum Arctic Museum and Science Centre

Arktikum in Rovaniemi, offers people of all ages interesting adventures focused around the nature and culture of the North.

Art Centre Puustelli - Woodsculpting

The exhibition includes an extensive collection of sculptures created during the Kemijärvi International Woodsculpting Symposiums in Lapland.

Ateneum Art Museum - The Finnish National Gallery

Finland’s biggest collection of paintings, sculpture, drawings, watercolours and graphic art.

Craft Museum of Finland

The museum is a one of a kind, specialized museum for handicraft covering entire Finland in the Lakeland region.

Design District in Helsinki

The Design District comprises nearly 200 members including design shops and galleries in Helsinki.

Design Museum

The Design Museum is a focuses on selecting and maintaining a collection of design objects in Helsinki.

Forum Marinum

A museum and a centre for maritime research, with magnificent historic vessels in and on the banks of the River…

Helsinki Card

The Helsinki Card is a transport ticket and entrance pass all in one, with great value bonuses attached.

Heureka, the Finnish Science Centre

Joy of discovery for everyone in Finnish Science Centre Heureka, in Tikkurila Vantaa.

Hvitträsk Museum

Built in National Romantic style, Hvitträsk in Southern Finland, was the home of 3 architects, Mr Eliel Saarinen being the…

Iittala Glass Centre

Iittala Glass Centre in Iittala / Hämeenlinna - history of glass and gift shops of modern design.

Jan Karlsgård in Åland

The open-air museum Jan Karlsgården in the village of Sund in Åland includes examples of Åland’s country houses.

Järvenpää Art Museum

Järvenpää Art Museum near Helsinki displays works of some of the most important artists in the Finnish golden age of…

Juminkeko Visitor Centre in Kuhmo

Juminkeko, is an information centre in Kuhmo specialized in the Finnish national epos, Kalevala, and offering folklore tours.

Kiasma – Museum of Contemporary Art

Kiasma’s programme includes exhibitions presenting finnish and international contemporary art.

Korundi House of Culture

The Korundi House of Culture offers art, music and events in Rovaniemi, Lapland.

Luostarinmäki Handicrafts Museum

Luostarinmäki Handicrafts Museum in Turku allows visitors to see what life was like for common people in the 1800’s.

Lusto - Finnish Forest Museum

Lusto is a national museum and science centre of international importance focusing on Finnish forest culture and illustrating the interaction between…

Mechanical Music Museum

The only Mechanical Music Museum in Finland is also the biggest one in Scandinavia. The museum is in Varkaus, Lakeland.

Museum Centre Vapriikki in Tampere

Located in Tampere, Southern Finland, Vapriikki is a museum centre that offers things to see and do for the whole…

Museum Ship Pommern Åland

Pommern a one of a kind ship preserved in its original condition in the West Harbour in Mariehamn.

Nature House Villa Elfvik

Changing exhibitions present a variety of environmental topics at the Laajalahti nature reserve in Southern Finland.

North Karelia Museum

The North Karelia Museum exhibits the history and culture of Karelia on both sides of the present day border in…

Olavinlinna Castle in Savonlinna

Olavinlinna Castle in Eastern Finland is a well known sights in Finland and the scene of Savonlinna Opera Festival in…

Petola Visitor Centre

The Visitor Centre of Petola in Kuhmo offers information on hiking and on the Finnish large carnivores: bear, lynx, wolf…

Pielinen Museum

Pielinen Museum - the second largest open-air museum in Finland - depicts the history of Pielinen Karelia in Eastern Finland.

Raatteen Portti Winter War Exhibition (WW II)

The exhibitions of Raatteen Portti in Suomussalmi and the Winter War Museum tell of the Finnish warfare in a captivating…

Salla Museum of War and Reconstruction

Salla museum of War and Reconstruction preserves the old stories, tales and history from Salla, Lapland.

Salla Reindeer Park

Enjoy the forest exhibition with a cafe and souvenirs shop and 200 ha reindeer park in Salla, Lapland.

Science Centre Pilke

The exhibition of the Science Center Pilke in Lapland will take you for an exploration of current forest issues.

Serlachius Museums

Gösta Serlachius Fine Arts Foundation in Central Finland has one of the most impressive private art collections in Nordic countries.

Seurasaari Open-air Museum

Seurasaari is a tranquil oasis in the midst of the city and displays the traditional Finnish way of life.

Sibelius Museum in Turku

The only museum dedicated exclusively to music in Finland is named after the famous Finnish composer Jean Sibelius.

Söderfjärden and Meteoria Visitor Centre

The Meteoria visitor center is in the centre of the Söderfjärden meteorite crater in Wester Finland.

Stundars Open-Air Museum

Stundars is a large open-air museum and a lively culture centre in Korsholm near Vaasa, Western Finland.

Tampere Spy Museum

The world’s first publicly open espionage museum is located at Tampere in Southern Finland.

Tankavaara Gold Village

Tankavaara Gold Village was founded by the gold prospectors of Lapland in 1970 and continues to preserve and teach the…

The Aviation Museum of Central Finland

The Aviation Museum of Central Finland near Jyväskylä in Lakeland shows Finnish aviation history from its beginning to the present…

The Birthplace of Jean Sibelius

The Birthplace of composer Jean Sibelius is a cosy museum that in Hämeenlinna, central Finland.

The Bomarsund Fortress Åland

The fortress of Bomarsund in Åland was built during the years 1832-1854 is one of the island's biggest sights today.

The Finnish Aviation Museum

The Finnish Aviation Museum is a national special museum situated close to Helsinki-Vantaa Airport and has e.g. engines, propellers and…

The Finnish Nature Centre Haltia

The Finnish Nature Centre Haltia lets nature from all over Finland to be experienced in the Helsinki region!

The Gallen-Kallela Museum

Exhibitions offer fresh combinations of the works of Gallen-Kallela and his contemporaries in Southern Finland.

The Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre

The Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre offers a unique nature photography experience for people in Kuusamo, Lapland.

The Headquarters Museum in Mikkeli

The Headquarters Museum in Mikkeli, Eastern Finland, shows you how Mikkeli was the army headquarters during several wars.

The National Museum of Finland

The National Museum of Finland illustrates Finnish history from prehistoric times to the present day.

The Sámi Museum and Nature Centre

The exhibitions will show how nature and people have adapted to the extreme conditions of the Northern environment of Lapland.

Turku Art Museum

Turku Art Museum's collection is one of the finest collections of old and contemporary art in Finland.

Tytyri Mine Museum

Tytyri Mine museum in Southern Finland takes visitors 100m below the sea level and to the roots of the Finnish…

Vantaa Art Museum

Vantaa Art Museum's exhibitions present contemporary art from both Finland and abroad by the Myyrmäki railway station.

Wäinö Aaltonen Museum

This museum of modern art in Turku displays several interesting, often experimental exhibitions all through the year.

WeeGee Exhibition Centre

The centre has 5 museums, an art gallery, a museum shop and a coffee-restaurant in Espoo, Southern Finland.