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Exhibitions, Library and Museum shop
Tue-Sun 11 am–6 pm, Wed 11 am–8 pm

Event-related exceptions!

Archives is closed during August




Exhibitions at the Museum


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

  • PRESS RELEASE: Interplay of Cultures opens on 25 September 2018

    Interplay of Cultures – the Museum of Finnish Architecture’s leading autumn exhibition – celebrates the 25th anniversary of education in global sustainability and humanitarian development at Aalto University, while also raising concern regarding the current state of world affairs. A series of lectures and discussions will be held in conjunction with the exhibition to shed further light on the topic. In-depth articles and project descriptions will be compiled in an accompanying catalogue. Read more »

  • UPCOMING EVENTS: Architecture Speaks

    7.11., 14.11., 12.12., 16.1., 30.1. 6.2.

    Architecture Speaks! -lecture series continues in November with new inspirational speakers. Held in English! Read more »

  • Another Generosity, 16th International Architecture Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia

    May 26th – November 25th, 2018, Nordic Pavilion, Giardini di Castello Read more »

  • TOURING EXHIBITIONS: Line, Space and Colour: Constructions by Sakari Laitinen

    27.9.2018–4.1.2019, Alvar Aalto Museum, Jyväskylä

    The exhibition of visual art by the architect Sakari Laitinen (1937-2015) is a celebration of colour and form. Laitinen’s works, which have also been shown in international exhibitions, adopt an architectonic approach Read more »