Cultural-Historical museums

The oldest surviving wooden house in the city dating from 1818. Decorated in the style of a middle-class home of the 1860s. Branch of the Helsinki City Museum.

Museum is currently... Read More

+358 9 3107 1549
Kristianinkatu 12

The collections are presented in the former home of a prominent constructor and art collector Lauri Reitz. Significant Finnish paintings, antique silver, furniture, arms and ceramics from the 16th... Read More

+358 9 442 501
Apollonkatu 23 B 64

A cornucopia of museums, exhibitions and events – the biggest in Finland. Five museums: EMMA – Espoo Museum of Modern Art, KAMU – Espoo City Museum, Helinä Rautavaara Museum, The Finnish Toy... Read More

+358 9 8163 1818
Ahertajantie 5, Tapiola
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This atelier castle was designed by the artist Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865-1931) for his personal use. Temporary exhibitions display the works of Gallen-Kallela and his artist friends as well as... Read More

+358 9 849 2340
Gallen-Kallelan tie 27
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Elegant venue for changing exhibitions. Located beside the Finlandia Hall. Branch of the Helsinki City Museum.


+358 9 3107 8519
Mannerheimintie 13b

Helsinki City Museum will provide a new kind of museum experience on the corner of Senate Square. The museum’s exhibitions, events and cosy courtyards immerse visitors in the history of Helsinki.... Read More

+358 9 3103 6630
Aleksanterinkatu 16

The exhibition From Autonomy to Atalanta presents the history of Finland’s defence forces and Finnish soldiers as well as wars involving Finland from the 17th century to the present day. The... Read More

+358 299 530 261
Suomenlinna C 77
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History is here! National Museum illustrates Finnish history from medieval times to the 19th century. Embark a time-trip through the history of Finland. The museum's unique exhibits tells of the... Read More

+358 40 128 6469
Mannerheimintie 34
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Do you have the courage to encounter the giants of the Ice Age or try a game where you may be a hero and a pawn? Change is in the air looks at the impact climatic changes have had on... Read More

+358 2941 28800
Pohjoinen Rautatiekatu 13
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The Museum provides an insight into Finnish housing in days gone by and Finnish folk tradition. The buildings and interiors transferred to the Museum from the Finnish provinces reflect the life... Read More

+358 9 4050 9660
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