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Ateneum recommends

Tove Jansson
14.03.2014 - 07.09.2014

Ateneum will host a major centenary exhibition presenting Tove Jansson’s impressive career as an artist, illustrator, political caricaturist, author and creator of the Moomin characters and stories.

Workshops for adults

Comic workshops for adults in April, by Anna Sailamaa and Katja Tukiainen. Read more and enroll for the courses.

FOKUS: Contemporary Art 125 Years Ago
11.10.2013 - 12.10.2014

This exhibition features artworks that were either made or acquired for Ateneum’s collections 125 years ago, including iconic pieces that have since become classics.

Tove Jansson -exhibition's audio guide

In the audio guide, Tuula Karjalainen, curator of the exhibition, discusses twelve selected works or themes.


Ateneum's workshop offers different kinds of courses for museum visitors of all ages. Our non-stop workshops are open to everyone and do not require special skills, welcome!

The collection display

Ateneum's collections are kept on public display on the museum's ground floor. The collection display presents classic art in a new light.

Guided tours

Introductory talks in Finnish every Thursday and Sunday, in English on even-numbered weeks on Sundays at 12.

Friends of Ateneum

The Friends of Ateneum is the oldest museum friends association in Finland. Become a member and support the museum.