Christmas at the Ateneum

Sat 24 November 2018 and Sun 25 November 2018 from 10:00 to 17:00

The Ateneum invites the whole family to get into the festive spirit! Participate in art workshops in the workshop space and in the courtyard. Listen to Christmas music sung by choirs in the museum’s main staircase. Get the best Christmas presents at the museum shop, taking advantage of special seasonal offers. Enjoy traditional Christmas porridge and glögi (mulled wine) at the Ateneum Bistro. Circo Aereo’s contemporary circus show, Perhonen, in the Ateneum Hall on both days at 15:00 (tickets €18/€10).

Free admission to the courtyard, main staircase and Ateneum Bistro. Normal admission fee to the exhibitions.


Circo Aereo: Perhonen (‘Butterfly’)
A contemporary circus show for children and adults
In the Ateneum Hall on both days at 15:00
Tickets €18/€10 from Ateneum’s online shop
Read more about the show


Saturday, 10:00–15:00
Funfair quilt – textile printing (workshop space, second floor)

Saturday and Sunday, 10:00–15:00
Circus ears – needle felting (in the courtyard, ground floor)

Read more about Ateneum’s workshops

Choirs in the museum’s main staircase

On Saturday
At 11:00 and at 12:00 Akademiska sångföreningen ja Akademiska damkören Lyran
At 13:00 and at 14:00 Lauluyhtye Säde 

On Sunday
At 11:00 and at 12:00 Another Castle
At 13:00 and at 14:00 Sibelius-lukion tyttökuoro


Picture: Timo Mänttäri