The Museum of Finnish Architecture is
maintained by a private foundation ('Foundation for the Museum of Finnish
Architecture'), whose purpose is to advance, support and distribute
knowledge of Finnish architecture. The museum's activities are mainly
financed by the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture.
bodies are the Board of Representatives, whose 18 members are elected by
several state authorities, universities, institutions and associations,
and the 9 or 10-member Administrative Board. The members of these bodies are
elected for three-year periods.
The Administrative Board appoints
annually a number of Counselling Committees to supervise the functional
units of the museum.