"What a beautiful museum! I really didn't expect to find such a great collection."


Joensuu Art Museum

Joensuu Art Museum is situated in the town centre near the market square. In addition to the permanent exhibition, the museum arranges multiple temporary exhibitions of Finnish and foreign art every year.

Currently in Joensuu Art Museum

Classics on Tour: Under the Yoke, September 19 - October 22

The Ateneum's most beloved classics – Eero Järnefelt's Under the Yoke (Burning the Brushwood) (1893) and Helene Schjerfbeck's The Convalescent (1888)  – tour Finnish art museums as part of Finland's centenary year celebrations. Under the Yoke depicts an old method of agriculture: burning existing vegetation used to be a common method for making soil fertile for cultivation The painting is Järnefelt's his most famous work and an icon of the golden age of Finnish art.


Upcoming exhibitions

  • ITE Art from Finland, Oct 5 - Jan 28


Reduced admission 

During the exhibition changeover on museum's ground floor reduced ticket prices apply: 3 € (adults), 2 € (students, seniors, unemployed, children and teens under 18). New exhibition will be open to public on Thursday, October 5. 


Päivitetty 18.09.2017

Joensuu Art Museum
Kirkkokatu 23
80100 Joensuu

tel. +358 13 3375388

Opening hours
Tue 11-16
Wed 11-20
Thu-Sun 11-16
Mon closed

3 - 5 €

Happy Hour
Fridays 14-16 free entry
(Oct 1 - May 31)