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Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma

Kiasma is a museum of contemporary art under the umbrella of the Finnish National Gallery. Its primary role is to educate the public on contemporary art and to strengthen the status of art in Finland in general.The basic functions of the museum are organising changing exhibitions and augmenting its collection, along with research and presentation of the works. Together with active audience work and the programming of the Kiasma Theatre, they constitute a living whole. Augmenting the collection is a major aspect of the operations of Kiasma. The primary focus in the museum collection is on Finnish contemporary art. The collection is also supplemented by commissioning new work. The collection is presented to the public in annually changing thematic exhibitions.

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Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Photo: Comma Image Oy


Mannerheiminaukio 2
FI-00100 Helsinki

Opening hours

Mon closed, Tue 10-17, Wed-Fri 10-20.30, Sat 10-18, Sun 10-17.

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+358 (0)294 500 501






Kiasma is fully accessible. All floors can be accessed by lifts. Wheelchairs and rollators can be borrowed from the cloakroom. There are accessible adapted toilets on the first and fifth floors.