Lahti Art Museum
The Lahti Art Museum was established in 1950 and, since then, it has been situated at Vesijärvenkatu 11, in connection with the City Technical Office. In the exhibition department at street level there are constantly changing exhibitions showing old and modern art and graphic design both from Finland and from abroad. The is no permanent exhibition at all, but works from the museums's are being shown mainly at different theme exhibitions.
In connection with the Art Museum there is also the Poster Museum, established in 1975.
Since 1980 the Lahti Art Museum has been operating as a regional art museum of the Päijät-Häme district, which encompasses the city of Lahti and 12 surrounding municipalities. The task of a regional art museum is to give guidance and professional help to the local municipalities and communities in matters concerning pictorial art.
LAHTI ART MUSEUM
Vesijärvenkatu 11 A
Tel +358 (0)3 814 4547 or +358 (0)44 7161 848
Opening Hours: Tue-Fri 10.00 - 17.00, Sat-Sun 11.00 - 17.00
Admission Fees: adults 7 € | children (age 7-17) 3 €
groups 5 € per person (minimum 10 persons)