MUSEUM OF FINNISH ARCHITECTURE

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00130 Helsinki, Finland 

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Exhibitions at the Museum

MORE COLORFUL, MORE CHEERFUL, MORE SOPHISTICATED. FINNISH ARCHITECTURE IN THE SIXTIES

12.10.2016 - 19.2.2017

Remember those wild colours? And all those black-and-white boxes? The Museum of Finnish Architecture’s Autumn exhibition takes us on a journey back in time to the sixties in Finland. Read more »


DECADES OF FINNISH ARCHITECTURE 1900–1970

permanent exhibition

The exhibition takes its visitors on a journey into the Finnish architecture of the 20th century. Different features, technical solutions, materials and interior design are followed from decade to decade; from National Romanticism to Classicism and Functionalism, through the Modernism that created the country’s international reputation to the architecture of the 1970's. Read more »

What's on

  • Architecture walk in Hakaniemi and Merihaka

    Saturday 21.1.2017 at 2pm

    HELD IN FINNISH! The architecture walk tours through two jewels of 60's architecture: Hakaniemi and Merihaka. Read more »


  • Architecture Ski: Viitaniemi & Kortepohja in Jyväskylä

    Sunday 22.1.2017 at 1pm

    HELD IN FINNISH! A ski trip in Jyväskylä tours the areas of Viitaniemi and Kortepohja, that represent the change in mindset during 1960's. The tour is organised if the weather is suitable. Read more »


  • ARCHITECTURE SPEAKS! Lionel Devlieger

    Architecture Speaks! lecture series continues with new inspirational speakers. The first lecture of 2017 will be given by Lionel Devlieger from Belgium. The series is organised in cooperation with Aalto University. Read more »


  • TAKE PART IN OUR ‘60S SPOTTING CAMPAIGN: Win a hotel stay for two in an authentic ‘60s setting

    October 28, 2016– February 16, 2017

    Send us a detail of a building from the 1960s. Many buildings from the ‘60s have changed beyond recognition over the decades due to extensions and renovations. We are now looking for authentic details of 1960s architecture from all over Finland. Send us a detail of a 1960s building via Twitter or Instagram, hashtag #60sBeauty. Read more »