People walking on the main staircase.
Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Hannu Pakarinen

Stay safe during your museum visit

We want to make your visit to the museum as pleasant and safe as possible. We have put together a few instructions that we hope all our visitors will follow. Come and enjoy art safely!

Come to the museum only in good health

  • You are welcome to visit the Ateneum if you are feeling well.
  • If you are ill, stay home until you feel better, and contact a health-care professional, if necessary.

Buying a ticket and entrance to the museum

  • You can buy your admission ticket from the door.

Remember good hand hygiene

  • Please observe good hand hygiene. Make sure your hands are clean when you come to the museum, and wash them as necessary or use hand sanitiser.
  • Cough or sneeze into your elbow.
  • Do not touch the works of art.
  • Avoid touching surfaces.
  • Our staff also pay special attention to good hand hygiene.

Services and moving around the museum

  • You can leave your jacket and bags to the staffed cloakroom or to the storage lockers. The use of the lockers is free.
  • Find space for yourself and give it to other people. The Ateneum staff will also keep a safe distance from you.

Neat and clean

  • We pay special attention to hygiene and cleanliness in all our spaces.

Changes are possible.