This place is dull, the art is dull and is small. The entrace fee is far too expensive for what you see. I am a person who loves going to a gallery or museum but unless you are interested in portrait art that is dull...don't bother spending the money!
It is a very comprehensive museum and you need a couple of hours to view it. The top floor is devoted to temporary exhibition, and the one I saw had 130 paintings no less! It is not cheap as museums in Helsinki quite expensive but it is worth it to learn about the history of…
Visited Ateneum an early January morning, straight at 10 am when it opens. There was a modest amount of people waiting to get in but manageable compared to Rome.. The Helene Schjerfbeck special exhibition has some of the most iconic and beautiful paintings of her production…
This museum is a must-visit if you are at all interested in arts and Finnish history. It hosts specific exhibitions, we went now to see the one of Helene Schjerfbeck. She is great. And, as there is also a movie about her life launching these days, there were queues to the museum…
Went into the middle of Helsinki for a walkaround and went to this art museum. Wonderful presentation of Finnish painters. Glad we went in.