MUSEUM OF FINNISH ARCHITECTURE

Kasarmikatu 24
00130 Helsinki, Finland 
Tel. +358 9 8567 5100
 
Exhibitions, Library
and Bookshop
Tue-Sun 11 am–6 pm
Wed 11 am–8 pm

Archives
Tue-Fri 10 am–4 pm
 
Free entrance Aug 25 – Aug 30, 2015


  

 
  

 
  







Exhibitions at the Museum

RE-CREATION. THE RESILIENCE OF ARCHITECTURE

11.6.2015 - 13.9.2015

This summer Helsinki’s Esplanade Park will play host to Re-Creation. The Resilience of Architecture, an installation by architect Anssi Lassila (OOPEAA Office for Peripheral Architecture). The piece debuted at the Shenzhen BI-CITY Biennale of Urbanism/Architecture (UABB) in 2014 and was displayed later the same year at the International Architecture Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia in Venice. A varied line-up of architecture-related events will be organized around the installation inviting kids and grown-ups alike to see the city of Helsinki through new eyes. 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

  • Guided Walking Tour: Alvar Aalto along the Esplanade Park

    Thursday Aug 27, 3pm, Re-Creation Installation, Esplanade park

    Guide: Architect Jonas Malmberg from Alvar Aalto Foundation Read more »


  • Flea Market on Cleaning Day

    Saturday August 29, 1pm–5pm

    Flea market for architectural books. Architectural books over the years. At the Re-Creation Installation in the Esplanade park. Read more »


  • Coming exhibition: Sukiya – Japanese Teahouse

    Sep 2 – Nov 15, 2015

    The Museum of Finnish Architecture’s autumn exhibition takes an in-depth look at the traditional Japanese sukiya architectural and woodwork style. Read more »


  • EERO SAARINEN HONORARY LECTURE: JUN IGARASHI

    Sep 9 2015, 6 pm

    The annual honorary lecture organised by the Museum of Finnish Architecture celebrates Eero Saarinen’s legacy as a forward looking ambitious innovator by inviting young practicing architects with international recognition to speak about their work, career and influences. L3 Muotoilumakasiini Stage / RSVP. Read more »


  • New Publication: DOWN THE STAIRS TO A SHADY GROVE

    Down the Stairs to a Shade Grove looks at Finnish buildings, gardens and landscapes from the 18th century to the present day, examining how these elements interact and balance each other out. Read more »