There are plenty of museums to pick from so if you like art or history you’ll love all the wonderful pieces and information there is at the many museums. Dress comfortably because there is a lot of walking involved. When you’re finished admiring all the wonderful displays you can grab something to eat in the small eateries and then visit the gift shop for some souvenirs. What a great way to spend an afternoon.
Helsinki Museums Travel Guide
The Seurasaari is an open-museum and an afternoon of great information. Visit the Helsinki City Museum for great history on the Helsinki and Finland both. Try to visit all the ones listed below during your visit to Helsinki.
A Helsinki Car is a good investment as it gets you free to all the important attractions and as many as 50 museums (plus transport). It is about €45 euro for an adult for 48 hours and only about €15 for a child.
Helsinki, Finland +358 9 4050 9660
The Seurasaari is another must do when you’re in Helsinki. It is an open-air museum and it’s really interesting.
2. Helsinki City Museum
The Helsinki City Museum will give you good information about Helsinki, it’s background, customs and history.
3. Helsinki City Art Museum
The Helsinki City Art Museum has some very beautiful pieces of artwork.
4. Suomen Kansallismuseo
Mannerheimintie 34 Tele +358 940501
Here you’ll find some of the more modern Finnish art. But the exhibitions cover a much wider area with archaeology and sociology being covered.
5. Suomen Kansallismuseo
Mannerheimintie 3 Helsinki, Finland 09/40501
The Suomen Kansallismuseo is another fine museum in the city of Helsinki.
6. Valtion Taidemuseo
Kaivok. 2-4 Helsinki, Finland P09/1733-6401
Take some time to visit the Valtion Taidemuseo for a wonderful way to spend the afternoon.
7. Nykytaiteenmuseo (Kiasma)
Mannerheiminaukio 2, Helsinki, Finland 09/1733-6501
The Nykytaiteenmuseo is another great museum in the city.
Visit as many museums in Helsinki as you can. You’ll really love them all