Hämeenlinna Art Museum

 

in short

The core of the museum collection is formed by the works evacuated from the Vyborg art museum in 1939 due to the Second World War. After the war, part of these works was deposited in the Hämeenlinna Art Museum founded in 1952.
Hämeenlinna Art Museum
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Hämeenlinna Art Museum

in detail

Over the span of five decades the museum collection has grown from a few hundred up to more than 5000 works due to the numerous donations and purchases.
The museum collection includes Finnish painting, sculpture, drawing and prints from the end of the 19th century up to the present day. There are also art textiles and photos as well as a small collection of international art.
The most important works of the museum belong to the Golden Age of Finnish art: Larin Paraske by Albert Edelfelt, The Departure of Väinämöinen by Akseli Gallen-Kallela, The Savo Boat and A Day in July by Eero Järnefelt, Evening in the Forest by Berndt Lindholm, Eckerö Post Quay by Victor Westerholm and A Day in March by Pekka Halonen.
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Admission
6,00/4,00/0 EUR
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Hämeenlinna Art Museum
Viipurintie 2
13200 Hämeenlinna
Finland
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Opening Times

Sun
11:00 - 17:00
Mon
-
Tue
11:00 - 18:00
Wed
11:00 - 18:00
Thu
11:00 - 18:00
Fri
11:00 - 17:00
Sat
11:00 - 17:00

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