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

  • Kids: 60s Gingerbread city coming soon!

    Saturdays 26.11 and 10.12, Friday 6.1, 1pm–4pm.

    As part of its educational programme, the Museum of Finnish Architecture will unveil a 1960s-style Gingerbread City in its main entrance hall this December. The project will be a collaborative venture with the preschools of Helsinki. Three open workshops will be organized offering kids the opportunity to decorate gingerbread in the spirit of the ‘60s. The workshops will take place on 26.11, 10.12, and 7.1, from 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm. Read more »


  • Architecture Instawalk in the Helsinki of the 60's

    HELD IN FINNISH On this guided tour, visitors have the oppurtunity to tour the Helsinki center of the 60's and take photos of the treasured buildings from that time. 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 »