Free guided tours and introductions

Introduction in the Ateneum Hall. Photo: Terjo Aaltonen / © Ateneum Art Museum

Enhance your exhibition experience with a free guided tour or introduction. Admission is included in the museum entrance fee or with a Museum Card.

Advance registrations are not required.

In the exhibition Stories of Finnish Art in the exhibition halls

  • in English: on even-numbered weeks on Saturdays at 12:00
  • in Finnish: on Saturdays at 13:00
  • in Swedish: on the first Sunday of the month at 13:00
  • in Russian: on the second Sunday of the month at 13:00

Introductions to the exhibition Urban Encounters in the Ateneum Hall
NOTE! From 19 October 2018 to 20 January 2019

  • In English on even-numbered weeks on Saturdays at 12:00
  • In Finnish on Thursdays at 18:00 and on Sundays at 13:00
  • In Swedish on the first Sunday of each month at 14:00
  • In Russian on the second Sunday of each month at 14:00

These free guided tours or introductions are not intended for groups. Groups are invited to order a private tour or introduction, which are available for both special exhibitions and the collection display.

Please contact Ateneum’s tour bookings: +358 (0)294 500 500 (mon–fri 9 am to 3 pm) or

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