Ateneum Art Museum exhibits the jewels of the Finnish National Gallery's art collection with a particular emphasis on the most celebrated Finnish classics.

Ateneum is Finland’s best-known art museum and the home of Finnish art. The well-loved works in the collection cover the period from the 19th century to Modernism. Hugely popular special exhibitions of Finnish and international art open up new perspectives into the past and the present.

Visitors can enjoy collections showcasing works of art from the 19th century to the modern age in its permanent exhibition; The Stories of Finnish Art. This features Le Corbusier’s Two Women (1939), Eero Järnefelt’s Under the Yoke (Burning the Brushwood) (1893), Edvard Munch’s Bathing Men (1907–08) and Ilya Repin’s Portrait of Natalia Nordmann (1900). The collection also features letters, sketchbooks, postcards and photographs on display in the archive hall which help illustrate the daily lives of the artists.

In addition to its permanent exhibition of collected works, Ateneum also organises temporary exhibitions of Finnish and international art, events, workshops and guided tours.

How to get there:

- Tram 2, 3, 5, 6, 9
- Subway Central Railway Station

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 10.00 – 18.00
Wednesday 10.00 – 20.00
Thursday 10.00 – 20.00
Friday 10.00 – 18.00
Saturday 10.00 – 17.00
Sunday 10.00 – 17.00

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Kaivokatu 2, Helsinki


+358 (0) 6122 5510