Private Guided Tours and Exhibition Intros

Get more out of your exhibition visit by ordering a guided tour or an exhibition intro! Explore our broad range of options.

Bookings: Finnish National Gallery Service Sales by e-mail sales@fng.fi or by telephone: +358 (0)294 500 500 (open Mon – Fri 10:00 – 14:00 – time zone UTC+2). To travel agencies: we accept vouchers only for pre-booked visits. Be sure to book your guided tour no later than one week before the desired date.

Only guides that are authorised and trained by the Ateneum can guide visitors around the museum. The exceptions to this are school groups that visit exhibitions under the guidance of their teachers.

NOTE! For the time being, a maximum of 10 people can participate in our guided tours, and a maximum of 20 people per group in our exhibition intros.

23.10.2020–14.2.2021

Magnus Enckell

Magnus Enckell: Self-Portrait (1918)

Exhibition intro: Magnus Enckell

The painter Magnus Enckell is known especially as a representative of Finnish symbolism. The exhibition represents the first comprehensive display of the artist’s oeuvre, as it highlights Enckell’s importance as a national and international influencer in the art world. Read more about the exhibition

Exhibition intros are held in the Ateneum Hall, where you can sit comfortably while listening to an expert present the content and background of exhibitions. Images of the art are displayed at the same time. Following the intro you can enjoy the exhibition at your own pace.

Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English and Russian
Price: €75 + admission fees
Group size: Max. 20 persons
Length: 30-40 min

Magnus Enckell: Variety Theatre in Paris, 1912. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Janne Mäkinen

Guided tour: Magnus Enckell

The painter Magnus Enckell is known especially as a representative of Finnish symbolism. The exhibition represents the first comprehensive display of the artist’s oeuvre, as it highlights Enckell’s importance as a national and international influencer in the art world. Read more about the exhibition

Private tours present the museum’s collections and exhibitions during general opening hours. Ateneum’s guides provide fascinating insights into exhibitions by focusing on specific works of art.

Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English, Russian, German and French

Price: €95 + admission fees
Group size: Max. 10 persons
Length: 1 h

Magnus Enckell: The Awakening, 1894. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum, coll. Antell. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Yehia Eweis

Human images – queer perspectives on the Magnus Enckell exhibition

On this guided tour, we come together to explore the diversity and representation of identities, genders and sexualities in an exhibition that provides a comprehensive overview of Magnus Enckell’s work. You are welcome to take a queer-eye tour with us! Read more about the exhibition

Private tours present the museum’s collections and exhibitions during general opening hours. Ateneum’s guides provide fascinating insights into exhibitions by focusing on specific works of art.

Languages: Finnish and English
Price: €95 + admission fees
Group size: Max. 10 persons
Length: 1 h

The Collections Exhibition

Stories of Finnish Art

Exhibition intro to the Stories of Finnish Art

Participants are introduced to the concept of an art museum, and the phases of Finnish art and artistic life through the Ateneum collection.

Exhibition intro is held in the Ateneum Hall, where you can sit comfortably while listening to an expert present the content and background of the exhibition. Images of the art are displayed at the same time. Following the intro you can enjoy the exhibition at your own pace.

Tour languages: Finnish, Swedish, English, Russian, French and Italian.
Price: €75 + admission fees
Group size: Max. 20 persons
Length: 30-40 min

Stories of Finnish Art guided tour

A basic guided tour of the Stories of Finnish Art exhibition. The guided tour participants are introduced to the concept of an art museum, and the phases of Finnish art and artistic life through the Ateneum collection. The tour is a journey through changes in history and visual culture, covering a period of more than one hundred years.

Tour languages: Finnish, Swedish, English and Russian, French, Italian and Chinese.
Price: €95 + admission fees
Group size: Max. 10 persons
Length: 1 h