Lappeenranta Art Museum

The Lappeenranta Art Museum is located opposite the Orthodox Church at the Lappeenranta Fortress, in a neo-classical barracks building, dating from 1798. The museum is also the regional art museum of South-East Finland. The Art Museum collection mostly contains works of Finnish fine arts, from the 19th century up to present time.

Opening hours

Winter season: 3.1.–4.6. and 22.8.–30.12., Tue-Sun from 11 am to 5 pm. Summer season 5.6.–20.8., Mon-Fri from 10 to 6 pm, Sat-Sun fro 11 am to 5 pm

Lappeenranta Art Museum is closed:
1.1., change of exhibition 6.–17.3., Easter 14.–17.4., May Day 30.4.–1.5., change of exhibition 22.5.–2.6., Midsummer 23.–24.6., change of exhibition 11.–22.9., Independence Day 6.12., Christmas 23.–26.12., 31.12.

Admission

Combination ticket to Fortress Museums
adults 8€ / pensioners, students, unemployed,
groups/person (min. 10 people) 7€, under 18 years of age: free of charge.  
Free admission on Museum Fridays:
6.1., 3.2., 3.3., 7.4., 5.5., 1.9., 6.10., 3.11., 1.12

Contact

Kristiinankatu 8-10,
Lappeenrannan linnoitus
Phone +358 5 616 2256, +358 5 616 2261

Lappeenranta Art Museum´s temporary exhibitions

-5.3.2017 Emotion in Motion - a Juha Metso retrospective 
18.3. – 21.5.2017 Päiviö Pyöttiälä – a self-taught surrealist
18.3. – 21.5.2017 We Shall Overcome – the art museum´s collections from the 1960s and 1970s
25.4. – 21.5.2017 Mikko Vento. As the world breas down - photography exhibition 
3.6. – 10.9.2017 Faces of Karelia

    The exhibitions at the museum look at the phenomena of the fine arts, from a number of different approaches.
    In addition to the exhibition, the Art Museum is a venue for guided tours, events and workshops.