The Finnish National Gallery closes Ateneum Art Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma and Sinebrychoff Art Museum to stop the spread of the coronavirus


The three museums will be closed for public as of 17 March 2020. The Finnish National Gallery follows the guidelines of the Finnish Government given on 16 March 2020, and the subsequent decisions made on 17 March 2020, in order to stop the spread of the corona virus. Also all events of the museums will be cancelled until 30 April 2020.

The museums will be reopened to the public once the authorities give permission to do so. Information about the opening will be sent out separately.

More information:
Risto Ruohonen
Director General
Finnish National Gallery
Tel. +358 29 4500 253


Helene Schjerfbeck: The Convalescent (1888). Finnish National Gallery/Ateneum Art Museum. Photo: Finnish National Gallery/Yehia Eweis.