Independence Day – free admission

There is a free admission to all the museums of the Finnish National Gallery, Ateneum, Kiasma and Sinebrychoff Art Museum, on Wednesday 6 December. Ateneum is open from 10:00 to 17:00. On 6 December 2017, Finland celebrates 100 years of independence. NB! Last entry at 16:45.

The exhibitions on display are Brothers von Wright, Stories of Finnish Art and Treasures from the National Gallery of Duckburg.

Ferdinand von Wright: Taistelevat metsot, 1886. Ateneumin taidemuseo. Kuva: Kansallisgalleria / Jouko Könönen

Ferdinand von Wright: The Fighting Capercaillies, 1886. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Jouko Könönen.

Opening hours

Tue, Fri 10am–6pm
Wed, Thurs 10am–8pm
Sat, Sun 10am–5pm
Mondays closed

Ticket sale ends 30 minutes before museum closing time.


Admission fees

15 € Normal admission
13 € Discount admission
0 € Under 18 year-olds
14 € S Privilege Card holders

Ticket sale ends 30 minutes before museum closing time.

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Contact information

Kaivokatu 2, 00100 Helsinki +358 (0)294 500 401


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Guided tours

(Mon-Fri 9-15) +358 (0)294 500 500

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Ateneum museum shop's tel.: +358 (0)294 500 434.

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Ateneum Bistro offers classic Finnish bistro cuisine with a modern twist. Lunch from Tuesday to Friday from 11:00 to 14:00. Café-type food is also served.

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