The Kirpilä Art Collection is the former home of Doctor Juhani Kirpilä (1931-1988), art collector, who bequethed his property to the Finnish Cultural Foundation.
Taidekoti Kirpilä where Juhani Kirpilä's collection of Finnish art is exhibited, was opened to the public in summer 1992 according to Kirpilä's wishes "for the promotion of Finnish interest in art".
Contact information and opening hours
Kirpilä Art Collection
Pohjoinen Hesperiankatu 7, 6. floor
The museum is open Wednesdays 2-6 p.m.
and Sundays 12-4 p.m.
Guided tours and group visits are arranged by appointment. Free entrance.
Johanna Ruohonen, museum director
Telephone +358 9 494 436
Telefax +358 9 447 658
Trams 4, 7 ja 10