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Ateneum Art Museum

Kaivokatu 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 29 4500200
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Kaivokatu 2, Helsinki 00100, Finland
+358 29 4500200
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Reviewed yesterday

Has some fantastic art pieces including a Van Gogh. each of the pieces do carry an explanation so its worth while spending some time in this place. location is convenient in the centre of the city and easily accessible by public transport.

Thank Travelfather59
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love how they arranged the displays and how visitors can interactively get involved in the process of design and selection of different textures. Alvar Aalton has been an icon of Finish designs in the modern era and we enjoyed his designs at home as...More

Thank hsushangte
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For me as an architect was a interesting visit to Alvar Aalto exhibition. The people from the museum are very friendly and help us with all the information.

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic collection of Finnish painting and sculpture. At times I wasn't sure if I was looking at the landscapes of Finland or Northern Ontario! Bonus: special exhibit of work by Alvar and Aino Aalto in celebration of the 100 anniversary (would have liked to see...More

Thank JanetLS
Reviewed 6 days ago

This museum is definitely worth a visit. They have numerous great master paintings--far more than you usually see in Nordic collections. I would allow 1-2 hours.

Thank Rolf L
Reviewed 6 days ago

The museum is unique in the sense that it shows Finnish painters that you won't see in your typical, run-of-the-mill art museum.

Thank avoid_boring_people
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like to know Finnish art and see old Finnish sceneries, visit Ateneum. It has some of the most treasured Finnish pieces of art like Taistelevat metsot and Maantie Hämeessä. Ateneum also has art works from our national epic poem, Kalevala. There are lockers...More

Thank Petsku83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Finland isn't well known for art - its composers are much more celebrated internationally, so this recently refurbished gallery showcases the best Finnish artists from the past few centuries. Well worth a visit. On the day we visited entrance was free as it was a...More

Thank Aztecarts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I liked most of the paintings!!! It is not a very big museum, but it is very well organized..The modern painting was very good!!!

Thank Maria Manuela M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went especially to see a specific exhibition that didn't disappoint. Other art on view was well worth seeing too. It's a little airless always there...my third visit. The shop is very small but quite well stocked.

Thank dianakuyp
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