International Museum Day

Museum ticket offer: two for the price of one.

11:00–16:00 Screenings of short films on works featured in the Stories of Finnish Art exhibition.
Ateneum Hall. Admission is included in the museum entrance fee or with a Museum Card.

in Finnish
Alexander Lauréus: Tulipalo yöllä talonpoikaistalossa (1809)
R. W. Ekman: Pentti Lyytinen lukee runojaan savolaisessa pirtissä (1848)
Werner Holmberg: Maantie Hämeessä (1860)

Erik Johan Löfgren: Eerik XIV ja Kaarina Maununtytär (1864)
Ferdinand von Wright: Taistelevat metsot (1886)
Albert Edelfelt: Pariisin Luxembourgin puistossa (1887)

Helene Schjerfbeck: Toipilas (1888)
Eero Järnefelt: Kaski / Raatajat rahanalaiset (1893)
Hugo Simberg: Iltaa kohti (1913)

Ellen Thesleff: Omakuva (1894–1895)
Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Lemminkäisen äiti (1897)
Magnus Enckell: Heräävä fauni (1914)
Otto Mäkilä: Torni (1950)

in Swedish
Helene Schjerfbeck: Convalescenten (1888)
Ellen Thesleff: Självporträtt (1894-1895)
Magnus Enckell: Faun (1914)

in English
Robert Wilhelm Ekman: Pentti Lyytinen recites poems in a cottage in Savo (1848)
Albert Edelfelt: The Luxembourg Gardens, Paris (1887)
Akseli Gallen-Kallela: Lemminkäinen’s Mother (1897)

16:00–17:00 Parliamo dell´arte fantastica!
Come and learn art terminology in the Italian language and explore fantastic art! This 60-minute lesson will provide an overview of key terminology and art discourse. The price for one lesson is 26 euros (includes museum admission and written teaching materials). Read more

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
24/20 € Combined ticket to Ateneum and Kiasma

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

Museum Shop

Welcome to Finnish National Gallery webshop! You can buy products from Ateneum Art Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma or Sinebrychoff Art Museum collections.
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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