Lecture series: Stories of Finnish Art

17:00–17:45 in the Ateneum Hall

Ateneum experts will discuss the artists featured in the Stories of Finnish Art exhibition. In Finnish. Duration 45 minutes.

6 Sept. Curator Anu Utriainen: Elga Sesemann (1922–2007)

Admission is included in the museum entrance fee or with a Museum Card.
Free admission for Friends of Ateneum: get your admission sticker at the ticket office.

Photo: Elga Sesemann: Self-Portrait, 1945. Finnish National Gallery / Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery / Janne Tuominen

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 ainfo@ateneum.fi


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